Object ID 000115
Object Name Watkins Breakfast Cocoa
Object Desc Round based tin. Lid not removable. Background color is biege, writing, and imagery of native gathering cocoa is in brown. Says, "Watkins Breakfast Cocoa." Directions, and uses given. Healthful benefits also listed.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY000143
General Category History
Category Food Containers
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 cocoa,J. R. Watkins Co.,beverages,tins,Watkins (brand),
Title Watkins Breakfast Cocoa
Description Brown and cream Watkins Breakfast Cocoa tin. Indented lid.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details Canister is 7 inches tall and 4 inches wide
Place of Origin
Maker J. R. Watkins Co.
Maker Details Manufactured by J.R. Watkins Co. in Winona, MN. Made with all-natural ingredients since 1868.
Date JAN 30,2013
Summary Good Condition
Assessor Katherine Dickey
Notes Some discoloration on label. Some small nicks and scratches in label along bottom edge of container.