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Storage box

Object Number: 
Z.3069
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 5/8 x 8 3/4 x 5 3/8 in. ( 9.2 x 22.2 x 13.7 cm )
Marks: 
in relief on maker's label: affixed to top of lid: "HORSTMANN BROS. & CO. / ARMY & NAVY / GOODS / PHILADA" handwritten in pencil: on label affixed to underside: "General Wm. Smith / Paymaster General / U.S.A."
Description: 
Rectangular storage box with hinged lid, made of tin with copper-colored varnish; lid with maker's label in the form of a circular medallion surmounted by an eagle.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group