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Object ID 002295

Object Name Rawleigh's Pure Ground Ginger

Object Desc Circular tin, blue labe with gold and white detailing. rather scratched up.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001765

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Spices/Flavorings


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 4, Shelf 14

Object Date 1940's

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords ginger,Rawleigh's (brand),spices,tins,baking,cooking,W. T. Rawleigh Company,

Title Rawleigh's Pure Ground Ginger

Description circular tin with a blue lable. label is very scrathed up and in poor condidion. lid is to hard to remove, but contents leaks out (find yellow powder)


Approx Collection Date

Height 5.5

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 2.75

Circumference 0

Weight 8

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details circular top is 2 inches in diamiter.

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker W. T. Rawleigh Company

Maker Details W.T. Rawleigh founded this company in the late 1800ís with a vision to create a line of products that possessed both strength and quality. Starting out with Rawleigh Salve, an original formula still used today, Rawleighs quickly became a success and soon other products followed. Today, this company remains a leading manufacturer and distributor of salves, ointments, internal liniment, spices, extracts and so much more.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY1765



Date MAY 25,2014

Summary Fair

Assessor Laura Shively

Notes There is rusting and sracthes all over the tin and labe. lable is mostly legible but there is discoloring and wear on the lable. Other's found on line that are similar products and in much better condition. Lid does not come off, but it leaks the ground ginger.


Date MAY 25,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4, Shelf 3 from Room 1, Shelf 20 - automatic entry by admin

Date AUG 29,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4, Shelf 14 from Room 4, Shelf 3 - automatic entry by admin