Box, Stamp Dispensing


Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Credit Line

Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust


Box, Stamp Dispensing


Overall (dia. x depth): 4.9 × 3cm (1 15/16 × 1 3/16 in.)

Physical Description

Painted metal stamp dispensing box with ballooning scene on lid. Geometric designs painted on the sides. Spindle inside the box with slot on the side shows it was designed to dispense stamps. Lid and spindle are copper alloy, base of box is ferrous metal.



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