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Trumpet Brand Allspice Tin
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Details

Object ID 002005

Object Name Trumpet Brand Allspice Tin

Object Desc Red tin for Trumpet allspice.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001559

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Spices/Flavorings

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range 1900

End Year Range 1940

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Trumpet (brand),spices,tins,H. P. Coffee Company,baking,allspice,


Title Trumpet Brand Allspice Tin

Description Red tin for Trumpet allspice by the H.P. Coffee Company. Front has image of a trumpet underneath the brand name. Bottom of front, back and right sides read: "Prepared and Packed by H-P Coffee Co. St. Louis, MO." Left side reads: "Trumpet spices are strictly pure. Add relish and make food savory." Back side has an image of a cooking pot instead of a trumpet.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 3.5

Length 2.25

Width 1.25

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker H. P. Coffee Company

Maker Details Little information available. St. Louis, Missouri. Apparently involved in a legal suit in 1932 (H. P. COFFEE CO. v. REID, MURDOCH & CO.).

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY1559

Description

Conditions

Date APR 22,2014

Summary Fair

Assessor Ben Locke

Notes Minor edgewear on metal surfaces. Some wear on red paper cover, colors not faded too much.


Events

Provenance

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