Spence's Positive and Negative Powders Box

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

GUSN

GUSN-54584

Description

Small paper box containing two interior boxes. Box is covered with black glossy paper printed with gold text.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Box
Box

Inscription

"SPENCE'S / Positive and Negative Powders. / GRAND DISCOVERY. / Positive. / THE KEY TO MEDICINE / Negative. / EUREKA! EUREKA! / THE SCIENCE AND PRACTICE OF MEDICINE REVOLUTIONIZED. / Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1867, by PAYTON SPENCE, / in the Clerk's Office of the Southern District of New York." (Printed on box exterior.)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

1 3/16 x 2 5/8 x 1 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Harold Storke

Accession Number

1947.159A-C