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Yan Chim Kee candy tin
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Details

Object ID 003158

Object Name Yan Chim Kee candy tin

Object Desc Full color candy tin with hinged lid and palm tree graphics and Asian writing

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002849

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Candy

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Candy exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords cocoanut,candy,Yan Chim Kee,Hong Kong,tins,


Title Yan Chim Kee candy tin

Description Full color candy tin with hinged lid; Asian writing all around; Yan Chim Kee cocoanut flavored candies and palm tree/beach graphic on top; sides have pictures of the candy and company location in Hong Kong

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 2.5

Length 7

Width 5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 16

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Yan Chim Kee Hong Kong

Maker Details In 1915, Yan Lung Lap, founder of Yan Chim Kee, started his business as a street vendor in Hong Kong The goods he sold were coconut candy & ice cream

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY2849

Description

Conditions

Date MAR 27,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Megan Hindman

Notes a few rust, dents and scratches


Events

Date MAR 27,2015

Summary Location change

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


Date MAY 2,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4, Shelf 14 from Room 4 - automatic entry by admin


Date SEP 26,2015

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On-Site Collection Storage - automatic entry by admin


Date SEP 26,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Candy exhibit from Room 4, Shelf 14 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes