Crate

Date

1870-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24143

Description

Rectangular wooden packing crate fastened w/ nails. Lid is hinged. Top has a "X X X" piece of copper and gold painted leather w/ stamped abstract design. Crate is empty. Paper label pasted to front.

Details

Descriptive Terms

crates
iron (metal)
nailing
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
sawing
wood (plant material)
Iron
Unidentified Paper
Mill Sawn
Nailed
Transfer Printed
CRATE, SHIPPING

Inscription

Printed on front: ""T.A. Huston & Co/ Popular/ BISCUITS/ PILOT/ Auburn, Maine""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

T.A. Huston & Co.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

11.75 x 21.75 x 13.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5049

Places

Maine (United States)