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Cottage cheese container

Description

Round cardboard lidded box (5 lb.) printed on lid in red and white (top half) and white, red on blue-green (bottom half); incised manufacturer's mark on underside

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1951-1971
Inscriptions
Printed on lid: H.P. Hood & Sons Boston, Mass./ Hood [cow logo]/ Pasteurized - Creamed/ Large curd/ Cottage/ Cheese/ Net/ Weight 5 lbs. Incised on underside: ""Seal Right"" mfc'd by/ pat's issued and pend./ Sealright Co. Inc./ Fulton, N.Y.
Material
cardboard
incising
printing (process)
Object type
Container
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX
Cardboard
cardboard
cheese boxes
Incised
incising
packaging
printing (process)
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
4.75 (H), 7 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.203AB
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
10035

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