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Four Boxes of Rice-Paper Cachets, by Thomas Christy & Co., c. 1900-1910

Inventory Number: 16204
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Animist Objects By Socio-religious Grouping Other  
Accession Number: 1978-29
Brief Description: Each box has a standard printed label pasted on its lid. The labels are stamped with the number and type of the cachets in the box. Each box contained 250 cachets, and the four types are 0½, 1, 1½, 2. One box is also stamped "MADE IN FRANCE".
Primary Inscriptions: Address on printed labels: "THOS. CHRISTY & CO., / 4-12, Old Swan Lane, Upper Thames Street, LONDON, / ENGLAND"
Provenance: Used in a pharmacy in Reading
Collection Group:
Material(s): Rice paper

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