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Object ID 002806

Object Name Nobility Chocolates candy box

Object Desc A rectangular box with three parts: base, lid and paper insert. The center of the box is a depiction of flowers and it has a pink bow across one of the corners.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002569a-c

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Candy


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 4, candy display

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords candy,chocolate,boxes,Nobility Chocolates,

Title Nobility Chocolates candy box

Description It is a rectangular box lined in gold. The center of the lid, CMY2569b, has an embroidered flower. It also has a pink bow across a corner. The base, CMY2569a, is white with gold edging and has the manufactures name of the bottom: Nobility Chocolates. Inside the box is a thin piece of textured paper, CMY2569c.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2.1

Length 10.1

Width 8

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Nobility Chocolates Co.

Maker Details Elgin County directories indicate that the Nobility Chocolates Limited began operation in their factory building after 1908 and before 1913. 1921 is the last year the company is listed as operating here.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2569a-c



Date DEC 4,2014

Summary Good

Assessor Carly Sass

Notes There is slight edge wear and a tear on the base. The paper on the lid is coloring.