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Almond Roca Tin
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Details

Object ID 002803

Object Name Almond Roca Tin

Object Desc The tin is pink. It is an Almond Roca America's finest confection container.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002566a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Candy

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 4, candy display

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords candy,chocolate,Almond Roca,tins,confection,


Title Almond Roca Tin

Description The tin is circular and light pink. The base, CMY2566a, has designs on it along with some of the company's infomation printed on the bottom. The lid, CMY2566b, has a crest on it along with the brand of candy. It also has a short description of the ingredients in the candy. The stlye looks like the 1940's tin.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 2.2

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 6.3

Circumference 19.1

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Almond Roca

Maker Details Almond Roca is a brand of chocolate-covered, almond butter crunch, hard toffee with a coating of ground almonds. The candy is manufactured by the Brown & Haley Co. of Tacoma, Washington. Almond Roca was invented in 1912 by Harry Brown and J. C. Haley, founders of Brown & Haley Company. The company does still exist today.

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Images

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Image Caption CMY2566a-b

Description

Conditions

Date DEC 3,2014

Summary Good

Assessor Carly Sass

Notes There is slight rust damage to the rims of the object. There is also tape stuck to the lid and some more rusting to the top which does not damage the writing.


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