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Object ID 003574

Object Name Utility Ice Cream Pint Carton

Object Desc Paper/cardboard ice cream carton. Says "Ice Cream" on the front and back with a ribbonesque border. Has a woven cloth handle.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003194

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Ice Cream/Soda Fountain


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Wonderland Park Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range 1930

End Year Range 1940

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords ice cream,Utility,

Title Utility Ice Cream Carton

Description Carton is brown/beige and made of cardboard/paper. Front and back say "Ice Cream" and have a border of knots ad what looks like ribbons. Both sides have a similar design to the border on them. the bottom says "Utility" and the top flap says "Guaranteed Pint (Liquid) Full Measure To Top Pennsylvania Approved Serial No. M. 10". The top flap has been taped on and the side flaps are half gone. There is a cloth handle that connects both sides.


Approx Collection Date

Height 3.5

Length 0

Width 2.25

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Width is at top of carton

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Unknown

Maker Details

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3194



Date SEP 5,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Julia Kunas

Notes Top of carton is taped on. Side flaps are half gone. One of the bottom corners is dented in. Some of the top layer of cardboard one one side has been ripped off by tape or something similar.