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Object ID 000074

Object Name Selected Marjoram Box

Object Desc Cardboard box with green wreath design and brown and red lettering saying "Selected Marjoram".

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000052

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Spices/Flavorings


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords spices,marjoram,Austin, Nichols & Co.,boxes,cooking,

Title Selected Marjoram Box

Description Cardboard box with green wreath design and brown and red lettering and brown trim on top and bottom, which was filled with marjoram. Front says, "Selected Sage", "Austin, Nichols & Co. Inc." The back says, "Nichol's Pure Leaf Herbs." Both sides are just info on the product, and the company."The herbs put up under this brand are of the best quaility. Use Nichols' thyme, sage, sweet marjoram, summer savory and bay leaves." (side). "Sunbeam spicies are the finest that can be produced. Their purity and high quality guaranteed by Austin, Nichols' & Co., Inc'"(side).


Approx Collection Date

Height 3.5

Length 0

Width 2.25

Depth 1

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Austin, Nichols & Company, Inc.

Maker Details New York, and Chicago, Ill. U.S.A

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY000052



Date JAN 25,2013

Summary good

Assessor MacKenzie Sims

Notes One of the top flaps has been ripped off. On side with "Sunbeam.." there is water damage which has caused discoloration.