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Object ID 002339

Object Name FFV Macaroon Krisps Tin

Object Desc Green tin with a yellow strip at the top and bottom, orange lid

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002167

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Candy


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 4, Shelf 14

Object Date

Start Year Range 1939

End Year Range 1950

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords cookies,tins,macaroons,Famous Foods of Virginia,Southern Biscuit Company,

Title FFV Macaroon Krisps Tin

Description A short green tin with an orange lid. The tin features drawings of macaroons and stripe with red to yellow gradient runs on the top and bottom.


Approx Collection Date

Height 4.5

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 6

Circumference 19

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 0



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker FFV

Maker Details FFV, or Famous Foods of Virginia, was founded in 1899 in Richmond, Virginia. The company was the first to produce Girl Scout cookies. In the 1980s, FFV merged with several other companies and is now called Interbake Foods/FFV.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2167



Date MAY 29,2014

Summary Fair

Assessor Lena Tomaszek

Notes Paint is worn or scratched in some areas.


Date AUG 29,2014

Summary Location change

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