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Cricket tin

Description

Shoe-shaped pale blue "cricket" depicting a "Hoodsie" baby at left pointing at Hood's inscription with a a wand (in blue)

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1930
Inscriptions
Printed 1) on front 2) on back flaps 1) I'm chirping for/ Hood's/ ice cream and milk 2) [M]ade [by]/ Kirchhof/ U.S.A.
Material
enameling
metal
printing (process)
Object type
Advertising Medium
Descriptive terms
Enameled
enameling
metal
novelties
NOVELTY
printing (process)
tins (containers)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
0.75 x 1.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.295
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
10177

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