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Spice can

2006.44.1577 (RS102642)

Description

Small tin can for spice storage. Can is green with black and red lettering on all sides with trade mark and brand image on front.

Details

Maker
Durkee Famous Foods, Inc.
Inscriptions
"One of Durkee's / Famous Foods / DURKEE's / 'Calls the appetite' / TURMERIC (printed)
"Trade / Mark / Warranted Stricktly Pure / E.R. Durkee / Reg. U.S. / Pat. Off." (printed)
"2 oz. net weight" (printed)
"DURKEE FAMOUS FOODS / ELMHURST, N.Y. / MANUFACTURER" (printed)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Elmhurst (Queens, New York City, New York state) [neighborhood]
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Can, Food-storage
tin (metal)
tin cans
Dimensions
3.25 x 2 2/16 x 1 2/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1577
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
223552

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