Object ID 002209
Object Name Baby Rice Brand Popcorn box
Object Desc Unfolded, flattened cardboard box for Baby Rice Brand Popcorn. Light brown with red and blue ink. Boy and girl playing checkers on front and back sides.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY002117
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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End Year Range
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords popcorn,Baby Rice Pop Corn Co.,boxes,food,
Title Baby Rice Brand Popcorn box
Description Unfolded, flattened cardboard box. Parts of box are scored for folding and at top and bottom there are scores in box for inserting tabs of box. Box is light brown with blue and red ink. On what would be front of box, red rectangular shape with illustration of boy and girl playing checkers. Text below "Baby Rice / Brand / Pop Corn / There Are Some Valuable Recipes / On End Flaps". Below is rectangular shape with manufacturer information and Good Housekeeping Seal. At right is the right side of box with blue rectangular shape with text "Baby Rice" background has red ink with popcorn pattern. Top and bottom of front have text in red box "No. 2" and at right are blocks of text. Back is identical to front except on part that would be back of box there is no mfg info, but a block of text "To Our Patrons." At top and bottom are blocks of text with recipes and product information. At left, the flaps are cut out for closing box.
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Place of Origin
Maker Baby Rice Pop Corn Co.
Date MAY 16,2014
Notes Yellowing and discoloration around edges. On front at upper right edge there is dark discoloration, possible mold. On lower left corner tehre is discoloration and fading. Edges are worn. Surface scratches and scuff marks. On back side of box, fraying at upper right corner of paper layers. Edges are yellowed and discolorted. Wear on ink.