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Object ID 003180

Object Name Fanny Farmer Old Time Candies

Object Desc A rectangular blue box with design on the front advertising Fanny Farmer Old Time Candies.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002865a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Candy


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location On-Site Storage

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords candy,chocolate,Fanny Farmer,boxes,

Title Fanny Farmer Old Time Candies

Description The base, CMY2865A, is basic white but does have the fake lace lined edges. The lid, CMY2865B, Has a blue patterned background. There is a gold and peach design on the front along side the makers label which is done in the same color scheme. Along the bottom is a short list of contents and maker information in a blue ink.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2.2

Length 10.5

Width 7.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Fanny Farmer

Maker Details Fanny Farmer was started in Rochester, New York by Frank O'Connor in 1919 and grew to over 400 stores before being bought and consolidated. In 1992 the Archibald Candy Company acquired the brand and its 200 retail stores in the northeastern United States.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2865A-B



Date APR 1,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Carly Sass

Notes Slight water droplet marks but good condition.


Date APR 1,2015

Summary Status change

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

Date APR 1,2015

Summary Location change

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