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American Candy Co. Chocolates box
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Details

Object ID 000625

Object Name American Candy Co. Chocolates box

Object Desc Cream, green, gold and scarlett cardboard American Candy Co. Chocolate box. ACC is a confectionery company that specialized in hard candies. Original inventor of "wax lips" candy. Founded in 1899 in Selma, AL. Original contents were filled with pineapple

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000599a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Candy

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Candy exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords candy boxes,chocolate candy,American Candy Company,boxes,


Title American Candy Co. Chocolates box

Description Cream, green, gold and scarlett cardboard American Candy Co. Chocolate box. ACC is a confectionery company that specialized in hard candies. Original inventor of "wax lips" candy. Founded in 1899 in Selma, AL.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 4.5

Length 10.5

Width 6.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Bos is 4.5 inches tall, 10.5 inches long and 6.5 inches wide

Quantity 2

Material paper, cardboard

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker American Candy Co.

Maker Details

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY599

Description

Conditions

Date APR 30,2013

Summary Fair Condition

Assessor Katherine Dickey

Notes Significant water damage along bottom front and back edges of box. Paper lining the bottom panel of the box is warped and ripped. All square corners are rounded and expose underlying cardboard. Small rip on bottom right corner of lid. Red discoloration on front side panel. Small square price sticker with "3---" on bottom of box.


Events

Date JAN 21,2015

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On-Site Collection Storage from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Date JAN 21,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4, candy display from Candy exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Date SEP 27,2015

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On-Site Collection Storage - automatic entry by admin


Date SEP 27,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Candy exhibit from Room 4, candy display - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes