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    Posted 4 years ago

    AnythingOb…
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    I readily admit I don't know anything specific about this. (having only taken pics of it, but *not* yet researched it...)

    Given to me by a friend years ago (because he knew I liked old boxes and stuff) it is an obviously old finger-jointed wooden box, bearing the brand marks to show it once held some variety of BAKER'S CHOCOLATE, by WALTER BAKER & Co. Ltd., Dorcester Mass., Est. 1780. I find it highly unlikely it is actually *that* old, though it could potentially date from the late 1800's/early 1900's. It measures roughly 9" x 6" x 5".

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    1. jscott0363 jscott0363, 4 years ago
      I love these old wooden boxes. This one is GREAT!!
    2. AnythingObscure AnythingObscure, 4 years ago
      Thank you very much jscott0363 for your kind comment!! I actually have a bunch of other old wooden boxes and crates from different things to show, one of these days when I get pics of some more of 'em...? ;-) :-)

      My gratitude also to:
      Anik
      officialfuel
      buckethead
      jscott0363
      Caperkid
      gargoylecollector
      Manikin
      iggy
      Brunswick
      fortapache
      and
      racer4four

      for having a look and hitting the <love it> button!! :-) :-) :-)

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