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Louis Sherry box
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Details

Object ID 003634

Object Name Louis Sherry box

Object Desc Metal box with hinged lid, pink with flower and leaf trim. Says "Louis Sherry New York Paris" on the lid.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003254

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 1940

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Louis Sherry,candy,tins,


Title Louis Sherry box

Description Metal box with hinged lid. Pink with gold accents and trim of leaves and purple flowers. The lid says "Louis Sherry New York Paris". On the two longer sides it says "3 lb. Net Weight". The box is empty.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 3

Length 5.75

Width 9.75

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 Louis Sherry

Maker Details Louis Sherry was an American restauranteur, confectioner, caterer, and hotelier. He began selling candy at the beginning of the Prohibition.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY3254

Description

Conditions

Date SEP 18,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Julia

Notes Box is slightly tarnished on the inside. Paint on outside has a few scratches.


Events

Date SEP 18,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Candy exhibit from Second Floor Bathroom - automatic entry by admin


Date DEC 4,2015

Summary Status change

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


Date DEC 4,2015

Summary Location change

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


Date DEC 11,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4, Closet, Shelf 5 from On-Site Storage - automatic entry by admin


Date APR 6,2016

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Candy Exhibit from Room 4, Closet, Shelf 5 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes