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On view at the Museum: The Food Sector

Spice box

Modern Era, Europe

This covered, wooden container has three feet and four compartments to hold spices. This type of box, also known as a pepper box in the 18th century, could also be in ceramic or metal.


  • Type: Container
  • Place of origin: Europe
  • Materials and techniques: Wood
  • Date: circa 1740
  • Dimensions: H 13 cm, Ø 14 cm
  • Weight: 480 g
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