Sardine Shipping Crate

Sardine Shipping Crate

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Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side was used by Continental Seacoast Canning of Eastport, Maine during the early 20th century. The crate contained four dozen ten ounce tins of three quarter mustard sardines. The brand Continental is flanked by two skeleton keys.
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Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Seacoast Canning Co.
Place Made
United States: Maine, Eastport
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
crate label: 5 1/2 in x 14 1/2 in; 13.97 cm x 36.83 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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