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Object ID 002716

Object Name Lowney's Assorted Chocolates Box

Object Desc Wrapped box for Lowney's 1921 assortment of chocolates.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002481

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Candy


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 4, Drawer 3

Object Date 1921

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Lowney's,Walter M. Lowney Co.,Chocolates,Chocolate Box,candy,

Title Lowney's Assorted Chocolates Box

Description Small chocolate box wrapped in fine, thin, textured tissue paper. Top left of box has the lowney's name printed, and the bottom right indicates that this is the "1921 Verite" assortment. Red bow printed on tissue paper. Two Lowney's sticker seals on the left and right side.


Approx Collection Date

Height 1.75

Length 6.75

Width 3

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Walter M. Lowney Co.

Maker Details

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2481



Date AUG 8,2014

Summary Poor

Assessor Ben Locke

Notes The box is still wrapped, but the paper is very thin and prone to tearing and flaking.


Date AUG 8,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On-Site Collection Storage from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin

Date AUG 8,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4, Drawer 3 from Candy exhibit - automatic entry by admin