Type box

Date

1860-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24191

Description

Wooden box w/ 18 large, 18 medium and 24 small compartments for sorting and storing type. Box stained brown and fastened together w/ cut tacks.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
cutting (dividing)
iron (metal)
nailing
staining
wood (plant material)
Iron
Torah
Cut
Nailed
Stained
BOX

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Container

Dimensions

3.375 x 15.5 x 13.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5074