Object ID 002879
Object Name Charlotte Charles Plum Pudding
Object Desc A circular tin with two parts, a base and a lid. It is red and gold, advertising plum pudding.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY002608a-b
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 17,2015
Location Room 4, Shelf 1
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords candy,Plum Pudding,tins,Charlotte Charles,
Title Charlotte Charles Plum Pudding
Description A circular tin with a base, CMY2608a, decorated in red and gold. It advertises plum pudding and contains a list of ingredients and directions on how to make it. the lid, CMY2608b, has an image of plums with the manufacturers information along the bottom. The lid in entirely red with gold lettering.
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Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Charlotte Charles
Maker Details Started in 1935; since then Mrs. McCarthy has never stopped baking. Thirty-five local housewives assist her filling orders for cakes, puddings, and the numerous delicacies of her Charlotte Charles line which sell coast to coast. No longer active.
Date JAN 17,2015
Assessor Carly Sass
Notes Slight rusting tothe edges and some scratches have removed paint fron the lid.