Object ID 002196
Object Name Baby Rice Brand Popcorn box
Object Desc Rectangular, cardboard box for Baby Rice Popcorn. Light brown with red and blue ink. Image of boy and girl on front.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY002108
General Category History
Category Food Containers
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 4, Shelf 12
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Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords popcorn,Baby Rice Pop Corn Co.,boxes,food,
Title Baby Rice Brand Popcorn box
Description Rectangular, cardboard box. Light brown with red and blue ink. On front in illustration of boy and girl playing checkers eating popcorn. Below is text "Baby Rice / Brand / Pop Corn / There are Some Valuable Recipes / On End Flaps". Below is text with mfg info and Good Housekeeping Seal. Left and right sides are identical with "Baby Rice" in blue box with red illustration of popcorn. Top and bottom sides have flap lids. Top has recipe for Baby Rice Brittle and lower flap has red box with "No. 2". Interior flaps have more text. Bottom falp has receipe for Baby Rice Pop Corn Balls and Baby Rice Crackle with same "No. 2" graphic on lower flap. Interior flaps have more text. Back side of box is identical for front with different text on bottom, message to patrons instead.
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Place of Origin
Maker Baby Rice Pop Corn Co.
Date MAY 16,2014
Notes Edges are worn and dirty. Creases along edges and flaps. On front, creases along right edge from handling most likely. Top layer of paper is starting to tear along creaes. On top side tear in tabs on flaps at left and right. Gray staining. On bottom of box tear at lower left edge. Flaps are creased with small tears. Ink is worn. On back side of box disoloration and staining along left edge. Interior of box is in good condition.