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I have an old wooden round container that says cinnamon on

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I have an old wooden round container that says cinnamon on the top and side . on the bottem is stamped in a circlur pattern "patent package co. newark eew jersy patd. aug 1858 is it worth much??
Submitted: 16 days ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 16 days ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is Doris.
I have been an antiques collector, dealer and appraiser for over 56 years.
I will be pleased to help you.

Please send me a photo of the marks on the bottom. I also need a photo of the container.

What is the size?

You may need to use the macro function (flower icon) of your camera to get a good clear photo of the marks.

If you cannot get a good photo, then sketch the marks and take a photo of the sketch.

To send photos you may use the "reply to expert" or "add files" in the blue box link on your reply page or the "paper clip" found in the toolbar you see on your reply page.
Please do not send in ZIP format. The jpg or jpeg format works best.

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Kind regards,

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