Spice box

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1790-1840

GUSN

GUSN-25058

Description

Circular bandbox w/ straight overlapping nailed seams. Flat circular top. Indistinguishable mark on top. Contains alum.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spice boxes
cookware
ash (wood)
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Ash
Pine
BOX, SPICE

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

3.5 x 6.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.311