Spice Box

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-2578

Description

Round tin spice box, painted black, with decorative band in gold and red; hinged cover with decoratively fashioned rectangular fastener hung on enclosed wire; inside painted copper color; one handle holder (other missing). [contains seven small covered cans 1991.770.2-.8].

Details

Descriptive Terms

spice boxes
cookware
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Tin
Painted
BOX, SPICE

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1991.770

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

4 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.770.1