Spice Tin Container with Six Canisters; 014.0190.0001


Pender Islands Museum


Spice Tin Container with Six Canisters

About this object

This spice tin holds six canisters, labeled as cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg, Allspice, pepper and ginger. It used to be coloured fiery red but has faded over time to orange. The decorative lid of the container has an "S" on it, with the word "Spices" on the side.

Medium and Materials



1) Spice Tin

Width: 14 cm
Height: 10.2 cm
Length: 20.3 cm

2) Tin Canister x 6 (1. 'Cinnamon', 2. 'Cloves 3. 'Nutmeg' 4. Allspice 5. 'Pepper' 6. 'Ginger')

Width: 6.3 cm
Height: 7.6 cm
Length: 6.3 cm
Radius: 6.3 cm

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