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Object ID 001435

Object Name Advo Gold Medal Coffee can

Object Desc Round, metal can with printed label on sides. White background with rectangle with text on one side

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001888

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Coffee/Tea


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 4, Shelf 8

Object Date

Start Year Range 1900s

End Year Range 1940s

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords coffee,beverages,McCord-Brady Co.,Advo Gold Medal Coffee,cans,tins,

Title Advo Gold Medal Coffee can

Description Round, metal can. No lid. Label is whtie with red and blue text and graphics. On front a rectangle with text, "Advo / Three Pounds / Gold / Medal / Coffee / McCord-Brady Co. / Coffee Roasters / Omaha, Neb. / Patent Applied For". On back has blue rectangle with Greek Key design. Text reads, "When Empty Use This Can For / Rice".


Approx Collection Date

Height 8

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 6.25

Circumference 20

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 0



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker McCord-Brady Co.

Maker Details

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY1888



Date FEB 7,2014

Summary poor

Assessor BN

Notes Interior of can is tarnished with spots of rust. 2 circle outlines on bottom on interior. Exterior is worn. Metal is tarnished and rusted. Dents on sides. On front dent and scratches near "Gold". To left large horizontal dents and scratches. On back sides are yellowed and discolored. Areas of rust and loss of paint with scratches. Bottom of can is completed rusted and worn.


Date FEB 7,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4, Shelf 8 from Room 4 - automatic entry by admin