Coffee Tin

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-197854

Description

Round coffee tin. Lid is yellow with red symbol in center. Black print on lid and a trade mark seal of a knight and lion. Side of tin have Multi-colored strips of red, blue and black. Printed on front of tin is a farm scenery with large plant stock.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tins (containers)
tin (metal)
Tin

Inscription

"COFFEE/ MT SALAK (JAVA) AS SEEN FROM/ BUITENZORG" (printed)
"GUARANTEED A RARE COMBINATION OFFINEST/ PLANTATION JAVA AND ARABIAN MOCHA BY/ CHASE & SANBORN BOSTON MASS" (Printed on paper sealed to tin)
"C&S" (printed)
"WARRANTED/ C&SV2 POUNDS C&S/ NET WEIGHT" (Painted)
"JAVA & MOCHA/ TRADE MARK/ SEAL BRAND/ COFFEE/ IMPORTED ROASTED & PACKED BY/ CHASE & SANBORN/ BOSTON" (printed)
"ESTABLISHED 1864 / NE CEDE MALIS" (printed)
"This Is The COFFEE served at the/ World's Fair Chicago '93" (printed)
""ESTABLISHED 1864 / NE CEDE MALIS" (printed)
"JAVA & MOCHA" (printed)
"COFFEE" (printed)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6 (H), 5.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1588

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)