|Object Name||Package, Product|
Rectangular wooden box holding 8 packages of writing sand. Each package is wrapped in brown paper and has a yellow and black label that reads: "1 Dozen Papers/FINE WRITING/SAND". There are also several smaller, unmarked packages as well as small piles of black sand that has fallen out of the packages.
Box has matching lid.
|Date||early 19th c.|
|Material||wood, paper, sand|
|Dimensions||H-6 W-14.25 D-8.75 inches|
|Category||6: T&E For Communication|
|Sub-category||Written Communication T&E|
|Provenance||Purchased at a local yard sale.|