Object ID 002816
Object Name Fanny Farmer filled hard candies
Object Desc Rectangular green tin.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY002580
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,hard candy,tins,Fanny Farmer,
Title Fanny Farmer filled hard candies
Description A rectangular green tin with a lid that can no longer be removed. It has the maker's logo on the front with an image of a hard candy dish. There is a gold star pattern repeated around the top and botton of the tin. one of the sides has a list of ingredients and the net weight of the object when filled.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Fanny Farmer
Maker Details Fanny Farmer was started in Rochester, New York by Frank O'Connor in 1919. In 1992 the Archibald Candy Company acquired the brand. Alpine Confections purchased both brands in 2004 after Archibald filed for bankruptcy, and merged Fanny Farmer into Fannie May.
Date DEC 10,2014
Assessor Carly Sass
Notes The tin is slightly dented and the exposed metal siding is slightly rusted. The lid can no longer be removed from the bulk of the body.