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Title: Can for Bull Head Brand Oysters

Accession Number: 1999.76
Category: EPHEMERA
Type: oyster tin
Maker: Gibbs Preserving Co.
Place: USA, MD, Baltimore
Date:
Materials: metal; paper
Description: Bull Head brand oyster tin; can with label; can opened from bottom; red label with an illustration of a clam and a bull head; label reads "BULL HEAD/ BRAND/ OYSTERS/ CHOICE [LI]VE OYSTERS/ GIBBS PRESERVING CO./ DISTRIBUTORS/ BALTIMORE/ U.S.A."

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