Nom de l'objet : Box
Type de l'objet : Gift
Catégorie de l'objet : container
Distribution & Transportation artifact
Matériaux : Fiber, paper
Numéro d'accession : Y2016.52.35.1
Date de début de production : 1985-01-01
Date de fin de production : 2015-12-31
Description : The lid of box is attached. There is a gold oval on lid of box. The profile of a man with a large moustache. There is also a 4 mast sailing vessel.   
Commentaires : Samuel B's Christmas Shop was named after Captain Samuel B. Davis. In Dec. 1891 he had a dream that there was a ship in trouble, he also dreamt the coordinates. So the next day he told the crew to turn around to find the ship. They found it sinking and saved the crew.  The R.H. Davis store was started by Samuel's son and was owned by the Davis family. The Samuel B's Christmas store was part of the business.
Fonctions : The is a paper/cardboard gift box from the  Samuel B's Christmas Shop that was located on Main Street, Yarmouth, N.S. and was used by customers to carry purchases. Samuel B's was a division of R. H. Davis & Co. who was a wholesaler and retailer in Yarmouth, N.S. Box is of one piece of folded cardboard with attached lid.
Longueur : 8.8 cm
Largeur : 9 cm
Établissement : Yarmouth County Museum  Facebook-Yarmouth County Museum  YouTube-Yarmouth County Museum
Ville de l'établissement : Yarmouth
Province de l'établissement : Nova Scotia

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