Package, Product

Packaged brick of Lobelia, Watervliet, NY

Object ID
1999.1.203
Community
New York, Watervliet
Makers
Shaker
Description

A cuboid brick of compressed lobelia wrapped in thick brown paper. The package ends are folded and glued closed. The top is stamped with a label.

Dimensions

1 x 3 1/8 x 1 7/16 in. (2.5 x 7.9 x 3.6 cm)

Inscriptions

LOBELIA / Inflata. / D. M. & Co. / Watervliet, N.Y.

Inscription method: stamped

Inscription location: top

New York, Watervliet

New York,  Watervliet

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Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon. Package, Product. https://shakerml.org/object/?id=22071. Accessed on August 18, 2019

PEOPLE

Meacham, David Sr.

1743-1826

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