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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

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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 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.


Approx Collection Date

Height 10.5

Length 0

Width 6.63

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Material paper


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Maker Baby Rice Pop Corn Co.

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Image Caption CMY2117



Date MAY 16,2014

Summary fair

Assessor BN

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.