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Ice Box
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Details

Object ID 000250

Object Name Ice Box

Object Desc Thick wooden cabinet, that acted an ice box. Divided in half, left hand side has two doors, top is larger than the bottom. The right has only one door. All have metal latches to shut tight and lock. Tin/metal lines the doors.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000218

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General Category History

Category Household Items

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords iceboxes,food storage,


Title Wood Cabinet

Description Thick wooden cabinet that acted as an ice box. Divided in half, left hand side has two doors, top is larger than the bottom. The right has only one door. All have metal latches to shut tight and lock. Tin/metal lines the doors.

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Height 44.5

Length 33

Width 17

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details The walls were 1.75 inches thick, which is part of why I think this was an ice box.

Quantity 1

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Image Caption CMY000218

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Conditions

Date FEB 11,2013

Summary Excellent

Assessor Hannah Lartz

Notes The doors on the left could probably open but I didn't want to force. The right hand door is open and reveals a very clean inside. As a whole, for what I could observe, vey clean, and very gently used cabinet.


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