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Object ID 001264

Object Name Foster's Tropical Fruit Flavor Bottle

Object Desc An empty clear glass bottle with a cap that used to contain Tropical Fruit Flavor Extract made by George Foster Inc.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001082a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Spices/Flavorings


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Foster's Tropical Fruit Flavor,flavoring,baking,George Foster Inc.,

Title Foster's Tropical Fruit Flavor Bottle

Description A clear, empty, glass bottle that used to contain Tropical Fruit Extract made by George Foster Inc. The bottle has a black cap that can be removed. There is only one label. It is yellow, red, and orange. Like a sunset. It has an image of George Foster on the label. The label says "The original and only George Foster's genuine pure strong delicious flavor a non alcholic food flavor articifically colored Tropical Fruit Flavor." It is used mostly for desserts. It contains 4 fl. oz. and was made by George Foster Inc. in St. Paul MN. The bottom of the bottle has some embossed 7's.


Approx Collection Date

Height 6.75

Length 2.25

Width 1.25

Depth 0

Diameter 0.75

Circumference 2.75

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details The lid is .5" in height.

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker George Foster Inc.

Maker Details Could not find any information on the history of this company.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY001082a-b



Date JAN 19,2014

Summary Very Good

Assessor Brooke Uhl

Notes The bottle is in really good condition. The label has some edge wear and some stains. It looks like some one tried to cross out the words "Artificially Flavored."