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Funke's chocolates
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Details

Object ID 002804

Object Name Funke's chocolates

Object Desc A rectangular wooden box with an open top and 'Funke's chocolates' etched into the side.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002567

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,wooden box,Funke's,


Title Funke's chocolates

Description The box is rectangular with an alternating etched pattern along the edges. In the center there is an etching of 'Funke's chocolates.' Surrounding the brand name are roses.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 2

Length 7.8

Width 3.6

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Funke's

Maker Details Fuke's chocolates was incorporated in 1890 by Joseph B. Funke and the Funke factory was considered to be "one of the finest and most modern candy plants in existence." The factory was loacted in LaCrosse. The building still stands but the company no longer exists.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY2567

Description

Conditions

Date DEC 4,2014

Summary Good

Assessor Carly Sass

Notes Some of the designs on the sides are fading and the edges are worn.


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