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Object ID 002802

Object Name Blue tin container with harpist

Object Desc The object is a light blue tin with a hinged cover. It has floral imagery along with female figures dancimg along the sides.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002565

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Candy


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Candy exhibit

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords boxes,candy,chocolate,tins,

Title Blue tin container with harpist

Description The container has floral motifs accenting the corners and edges. There are dancing girls on the four edges of the container with a woman playing the harp on the center of the lid. The lid is connected to the base by a hinge. Designed in the style of Wedgwood China, in a shade similar to Wedgwood blue.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2.5

Length 5.2

Width 3.7

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Quantity 0



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Image Caption CMY2565



Date DEC 3,2014

Summary Good

Assessor Carly Sass

Notes The edges and base have some rust.


Date MAY 2,2015

Summary Location change

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

Date SEP 26,2015

Summary Status change

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

Date SEP 26,2015

Summary Location change

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