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Peanut butter bucket

Description

Painted tin peanut butter bucket. Image of squirrel holding nut. "Squirrel Brand Peanut Butter." Semi-circular metal handle.

Details

Maker
Squirrel Brand Company (Maker)
Date
1900-1950
Inscriptions
Painted on 2 sides [same inscription]: ""SQUIRREL BRAND/ PEANUT BUTTER/ REG. U.S./ PAT. OFF./ MASS."" ""TEN POUND NET WEIGHT""
Location of origin
Cambridge, MA, USA
Material
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BUCKET, PEANUT BUTTER
buckets (vessels)
cookware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Painted
painting (coating)
Squirrel
squirrels
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
7.75 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.92
GUSN
26699

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