Offered by The Acorn Post dealers, Marge and Steve Roth of The Yellow Garage Antiques, is this fine tin bound round wooden pantry spice box. In original condition this early primitive pantry set is complete with all eight canisters housed inside the larger tin bound box. The lid is still clearly stenciled with "spices" to indicate its contents. Additionally, each individual canister bears a stenciled mark to note its spice. Allspice, cinnamon, cloves, ginger, mace, mustard, nutmeg and pepper are included. Some color variation exists among the canisters highlighting the rich patina of each box. In excellent condition, this offering provides a wonderful addition to an antique box or kitchenware collection.
Dimensions 7 Small Canisters 2 3/4" high 2 1/2" diameter
Center Pepper Canister 2 5/8" high 3" diameter
Large Spice Box 3 1/4" high 9 1/2" diameter