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Lady with a parasol candy tin
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Details

Object ID 003148

Object Name Lady with a parasol candy tin

Object Desc Candy tin with hinged lid; the lid is beveled and has a picture of a lady with a parsol in mostly green and blue colors; no markings are on the tin except for the logo Canco on the bottom

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002840

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Candy

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 4

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords candy,tins,Canco,


Title Lady with a parasol candy tin

Description Candy tin with hinged lid; the lid is beveled and has a picture of a lady with a parsol in mostly green and blue colors; no markings are on the tin except for the logo Canco on the bottom

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 3

Length 9.5

Width 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 Canco

Maker Details The American Can Company was a manufacturer of tin cans. It was a member of the Tin Can Trust, that controlled a "large percentage of business in the United States in tin cans, containers, and packages of tin." American Can Company ranked 90th among United States corporations in the value of World War II military production contracts. It was formerly a member of the Dow Jones Industrial Average from 19591991, though after 1987 it had renamed itself Primerica, a financial conglomerate which had divested itself of its packaging arm in 1986. Primerica, after it was merged with Sanford I. Weill's Commercial Credit Company would form the basis of what would become Citigroup.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY2840

Description

Conditions

Date MAR 25,2015

Summary Poor

Assessor Megan Hindman

Notes A lot of rust and scratches, lid is bent


Events

Date MAR 27,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4 from On-Site Storage - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes