Rat poison tin

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1850-1900

GUSN

GUSN-25066

Description

.1) Undecorated gray tin body. Small cylindrical box w/ soldered seam. Molded ring at top creating a flange to receive conforming cylindrical lid w/ flat top.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tins (containers)
tin (metal)
Tin
TIN

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Meyers (Maker)

Location of Origin

NY, USA

Object Type

Merchandising T&E

Dimensions

1.625 x 2.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1985.319.1-2

Places

New York state (United States)