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Title: J. S. Brown codfish box

Accession Number: 2000.154.3
Category: MERCHANDISING TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
Type: codfish box
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Materials: wood
Description: Unpainted wooden box with sliding lid (a); dovetailed corners, bottom nailed; printed on lid in black and red "ONE POUND NET/ J. S. B./ BRAND/ ABSOLUTELY BONELESS CODFISH/ PACKED FOR/ THE J. S. BROWN MER. CO. DENVER, COLO."; printed on end "PREPARED WITH FOUR TENTHS OF/ 1% BORACIC ACID, WHICH IS/ [R]EMOVED IN TWO OR THREE WASHIN/ AS YOU FRESHEN THE FISH".

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