Cottage cheese container

Date

1951-1971

GUSN

GUSN-10043

Description

Opaque pale green glass container with slightly flared fluted sides and round band at top; fitted tin lid embossed with inscription and cow's head; trade mark embossed in base in translucent circle

Details

Descriptive Terms

containers (receptacles)
embossing
glass (material)
molding (forming)
tin (metal)
Glass
Tin
Molded
Embossed
CONTAINER

Inscription

Embossed 1) on lid 2) under base: 1) Hood's/ Creamed/ Cottage Cheese/ Pasteurized/ H.P. Hood & Sons - Boston, Mass./ Net wt. no less than 10 oz. 2) A [insignia, inside larger A shape]

Additional Identification Number

1995.208A,B

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3.75 (H), 3.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose

Accession Number

1995.208AB