Tin cocoanut canister

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1878-1890

GUSN

GUSN-19290

Description

Tin canister for Maltby's cocoanut; rectangular canister w/ round cover on top; label painted on tin; back w/ recipes; lettering in gold, red, and black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canisters
cookware
tin (metal)
Tin
CANISTER, FOOD STORAGE

Inscription

Painted on side: ""CENTENNIAL 1876 AM. INSTITUTE/ SILVER MEDAL PARIS 1878"" Painted on back: ""GINNA & CO. N.Y.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Ginna & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Dimensions

6.125 x 3.25 x 3.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2368

Places

New York state (United States)