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Slade's Black Pepper

1998.923 (RS23746)

Description

Light blue, white and dark blue canister w/ a red label reading: "Slade's". At the bottom of the can are images of camels and people in the desert. On the back is a list of foods in which pepper can be used to add flavor.

Details

Maker
D. & L. Slade Co. (Maker)
Date
1920-1940
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom and sides of canister: ""D. & L. Slade Co./ Boston, Mass./ Made in USA/...Boston, Oct 18th 1888.""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CANISTER, FOOD STORAGE
canisters
cookware
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
4 x 2.5 x 1.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.923
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19137

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