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Cottage cheese container

Description

Opaque pale green glass container with slightly flared fluted sides and round band at top; fitted tin lid embossed with inscription and cow's head; trade mark embossed in base in translucent circle

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1951-1971
Inscriptions
Embossed 1) on lid 2) under base: 1) Hood's/ Creamed/ Cottage Cheese/ Pasteurized/ H.P. Hood & Sons - Boston, Mass./ Net wt. no less than 10 oz. 2) A [insignia, inside larger A shape]
Material
embossing
glass (material)
molding (forming)
tin (metal)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
CONTAINER
containers (receptacles)
Embossed
embossing
Glass
glass (material)
Molded
molding (forming)
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
3.75 (H), 3.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.208AB
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
10043

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