Object ID 000083
Object Name Sauer's ground cloves tin
Object Desc "Pure Ground Cloves" CF Sauer Co. Established 1887 Richmond, VA. Cream/yellow and blue metal tin. Coin garland yellow and red coins "Pure flavoring extracts" "18 highest awards and gold medals for purity, strength and fine flavor" (front)
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY000059
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,cloves,Sauer's (brand),C. F. Sauer Co.,tins,cooking,
Title Sauer's ground cloves tin
Description Metal tin, White and blue, Sauer's is written in red. Back displays 18 gold metals the company won for excellence.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker C. F. Sauer Co.
Maker Details Richmond, V.A., U.S.A
Date JAN 26,2013
Assessor MacKenzie Sims
Notes Yellow/cream and blue metal tin. Coin garland yellow and red medals for purity, strength and fine flavor" "CF sauer Co." (front); "Sauer's Selected Spices" "1 1/2 oz. pure ground cloves" "Guaranteed by CF Sauer Co. Richmond, VA, USA" (back); "The Purest is always the best" (side); list of other Sauer products (side). In good condition, bumps on front lower haldf (cannot see, but can feel them), few scratches in the paint, back has 2 stains, dust accumulation on top. COtents still inside. Height 3.6in, width 2.1in, depth 0.9in.