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Object ID 000080

Object Name Durkee's Allspice Tin

Object Desc "Durkee's Allspice" Durkee famous Foods, Inc. Elmhurst, NY. Green painted tin with cream and red accents. "One of Durkee's Famous Foods" "Calls the appetite" in black cursive, "Durkee's Allspice" in red block etters witha cream back drop (front, back)

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000056

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Spices/Flavorings

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Durkee's (brand),spices,allspice,tins,baking,Durkee Famous Foods,


Title Durkee's Allspice Tin

Description "Durkee's Allspice" Durkee Famous Foods, Inc. Elmhurst, NY. Green painted tin with cream and red accents. "One of Durkee's Famous Foods" "Calls the appetite" in black cursive, "Durkee's Allspice" in red block etters witha cream back drop (front, back)

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Height 3.2

Length 0

Width 2.1

Depth 0.8

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Dimension Details Green painted tin with cream and red accents. "One of Durkee's Famous Foods", "Calls the appetite" in black cursive, armored hand crceld ina belt which states "Warranted strictly pure ER Durkee NY" (front, back); lists other Durkee products (side); recieve a free cooking book (side). In good condition, no chipped paint, gold painted lid is losing shine. Contents are still insde and the lid is somewhat opened which causes some of the spice to come out. Height 3.2in, width 2.1in, depth 0.8in.

Quantity 1

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Place of Origin

Maker Durkee Famous Foods

Maker Details Durkee Famous Foods was sold to Hanson Trust (London, England) as of August 2, 1986

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Image Caption CMY000056

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Conditions

Date JAN 26,2013

Summary good

Assessor MacKenzie Sims

Notes Green painted tin with cream and red accents. "One of Durkee's Famous Foods", "Calls the appetite" in black cursive, armored hand crceld ina belt which states "Warranted strictly pure ER Durkee NY" (front, back); lists other Durkee products (side); recieve a free cooking book (side). In good condition, no chipped paint, gold painted lid is losing shine. Contents are still insde and the lid is somewhat opened which causes some of the spice to come out. Height 3.2in, width 2.1in, depth 0.8in.


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