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Ice Cream Box

Description

Squarish carboard box with flap lid, printed in red, white and blue; top has girl in Dutch costume carrying a dish with a brick of ice cream; "Hood's" in red band at top; long sides have dish with brick of ice cream; short sides have Jersey Belle logo

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1951
Inscriptions
Printed on 1) top 2) long sides 3) short sides: 1) Hood's/ Ice Cream/ ""The Flavor's There"" [writing]/ Mfd by H.P. Hood & Sons, Providence, R.I. 2) It's/ Hood's [writing] 3) H.P. Hood & Sons, Ice Cream [on logo]/ Contents 4 Fluid oz.
Material
cardboard
printing (process)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
BOX, FOOD STORAGE
boxes (containers)
Cardboard
cardboard
Cow
cows
figure- and animal-derived motifs
packaging
printing (process)
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
1.125 x 3.625 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.236.1
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose and Emily C. Hood
GUSN
10094

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