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Cottage cheese container

Description

Orange lustred glass bowl with white base ring embossed underneath; pale yellow fitted tin lid printed with red cow logo and description of contents

Details

Label
Label "Waiting for a Gallery" A 1995 gift of over 400 Hood Milk Company items documents not only the history of an important New England company but also its impact on people's lives. Promotional items like Hoodsie paper ice cream lids and Currier & Ives drinking glasses, were intended to encourage brand loyalty and quickly became collectibles.
Maker
unknown
Date
1951-1971
Inscriptions
Printed 1) on lid (top) 2) side of lid: 1) H.P. Hood & Sons Boston, Mass. Net weight 10 ozs./ Hood [logo]/ Country Style [written]/ Pasteurized - Creamed/ Cottage/ Cheese/ Small curd 2) 126 - Packet Anchor USA Embossed on underside: Oven/ Fire King [written]/ Ware/ 32/ Made in U.S.A.
Material
enameling
glass (material)
molding (forming)
printing (process)
tin (metal)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
Enameled
enameling
Glass
glass (material)
JAR
jars
Molded
molding (forming)
printing (process)
Tin
tin (metal)
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
2.25 (H), 5.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.206AB
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
10042

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