Iron, tin, concrete, paint
Overall: 3 x 11 1/2 x 16 5/8 in. ( 7.6 x 29.2 x 42.2 cm )
printed: on front of lid: "EUREKA / SANITARY / COPYING CLOTH BATH / PATENTED MAY 10, 1898 / NO. 603841 / U.S. PAT. MAY 10TH 1898 / CANADA PAT. JUNE 11TH 1898 / FRENCH PAT. MAY 10TH 1898 / BRITISH PAT. MAY 10TH 1898 / OTHER PATENTS PENDING / MFD BY / EUREK
Pressing or blotting device in painted tinned sheet iron tray; tinned sheet iron lid with handle at lower end and concrete panel lining inner surface lifts to reveal a similar concrete panel lining bottom of tray; painted gold with red, blue, and black lettering and details on front of lid.
Gift of Miss Frances Irvin and Miss Clara Irvin
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