Coffee can

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1930-1950

GUSN

GUSN-20514

Description

"BOKAR" coffee tin w/ twist off lid; description of coffee printed on sides; instructions for twisting off lid on top; black can w/ black and gold printing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cans (containers)
cookware
tin (metal)
Tin
CAN, FOOD-STORAGE

Inscription

Printed on side of can: ""BOKAR COFFEE/ THE GREAT ATLANTIC & PACIFIC TEA CO./ MAIN OFFICE NEW YORK, N.Y."" --see worksheet for further inscription.

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

5.75 (H), 4.375 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.3678AB

Places

New York state (United States)