Painted on bottom of top drawer: "Jo Leach" In graphite on back of top drawer: "Edes 62 Buckingham St / 1 Drawer 1 Box" Chalk marks on back of drawers, from top to bottom, 4, 5, 6, and 7, each with acocmpanying inverted V and X. In chalk on bottom of case in old script: "Boston" and "Mr. [?] Monto [?] Sr. [?]."
Belonged to John Leach (1724-1799) and his wife Sarah Coffin, who married in 1750, and were ancestors of Mr. Edes; 1936, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Herbert Edes (Accession Date January 9, 1936)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Herbert Edes