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Title: White Heather brand codfish bits box

Accession Number: 2001.127.26
Category: MERCHANDISING TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
Type: codfish box
Maker: Gorton-Pew Fisheries Co.
Place: USA, MA, Gloucester
Date:
Materials: wood
Description: Fish box; wooden codfish box with dovetailed corners and a sliding lid; printed in black on lid "ONEPOUND NET/ WHITE HEATHER/ BRAND/ ABSOLUTELY BONELESS/ CODFISH-BITS/ PACKED BY/ GORTON-PEW FISHERIES Co. Gloucester, Mass."; printed in black on left side "PREPARED WITH FOUR TENTHS OF/ 1% BORACIC ACID WHICH IS REM-/ OVED IN TWO OR THREE WASHINGS/ AS YOU FRESHEN THE FISH."

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