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New Era Potato Chips
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Details

Object ID 002727

Object Name New Era Potato Chips

Object Desc The New Era Potato Chips cylindrical yellow tin with lid. Tin is labeled in red and black with athlete figures and the text "A healthy food...on the alkaline side. The New Era scientifically processed potato chips."

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002492a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Food Containers

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 4, Shelf 27

Object Date 1940s

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Chips,Potato chips,Food container,New Era brand,Tin,Nicolay Dancey Inc.,


Title New Era Potato Chips

Description The New Era Potato Chips cylindrical yellow tin with lid. Tin is labeled in red and black with athlete figures and the text "A healthy food...on the alkaline side. The New Era scientifically processed potato chips."

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 11.25

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 7.5

Circumference 23.5

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Nicolay Dancey, Inc.

Maker Details Detroit, MI

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY2492a-b

Description

Conditions

Date AUG 14,2014

Summary Poor

Assessor SK

Notes The tin is in poor condition. The exterior surface is scratched and there are some small dents. The exposed metal is rusted and the underside of the lid has two large rust spots.


Events

Date AUG 14,2014

Summary Status change

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


Date AUG 14,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4, Shelf 27 from Room 4, Shelf 27 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes