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Catalog Number 107/7704
Object Name Miscellaneous
Description Various materials found together in woodchopper's shack, c. 1900 as follows:

2 ceramic sherds, one blue and white interior & exterior, one blue and white interior, white exterior. 3 ceramic sherds, red w/ brown glaze.

22 glass fragments, three that join to form the mouth of screw top jar, two rectangular that joined spell ' r and union tea co.', three with ruffled edges, fourteen plain. 1 partial glass bottle, rectangular with the words 'grand union T company' in raised lettering, 1 complete jar, small with metal top, orange substance inside, with the words 'The Larkin Soap MFG Co, Buffalo NY' in raised letters.

8 nails. 1 embossed metal fragment, circular, flat, broken, possible a buckle. 2 large, heavy metal fragments, possible part of a wood stove, heavily corroded. A small bag of corroded metal fragments that have presumably fallen off of the other metal pieces.
Site Name Lucy Foster Site
Site # 19-ES-247
Material Composite
Excavated by Bullen, Adelaide
Excavated date 1943-01-01
Collector Bullen, Ripley
Collection date 1943-01-01
Lexicon sub-category Composite
Adopted By Elizabeth Beim 2
Place United States | MA | Essex | Andover