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
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 4, candy display
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
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
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.
Date DEC 4,2014
Assessor Carly Sass
Notes There is slight edge wear and a tear on the base. The paper on the lid is coloring.