Muff Box

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

ca. 1920

GUSN

GUSN-265328

Description

Cardboard box (A) covered with white shiny paper; lid (B) has gold edging and pink label in the center with manufacturer's name; wooden frame around top of interior with wooden rod from which muff hangs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cardboard
paper (fiber product)
ink
wood (plant material)
Cardboard
Box

Inscription

(at left) "From/ Otto J. Piehler/ Furrier/ (marked out) 127 Tremont Street/ OPP. PARK STREET/ (added at right) Boston, Mass./ (at left) 356 Boylston Street"; / M (followed by three blank lines)"/(at right top) "LONG DISTANCE TELEPHONE/ (marked out) OXFORD 1640/ (added) BACK BAY 4470" (paper label)

Associated Person

Sullivan, Priscilla Manning, 1911-1994

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

13 x 16 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Deborah DuSault; Charles Sullivan; Patricia Meyers

Accession Number

2002.34.2.2AB

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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