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
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit
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
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Austin, Nichols & Company, Inc.
Maker Details New York, and Chicago, Ill. U.S.A
Date JAN 25,2013
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.