Object ID 003637
Object Name Trixy Molasses container
Object Desc Yellow tin can with picture of a black child on the front.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003257
General Category History
Category Food Containers
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords molasses,food,cans,Trixy molasses,D. B. Scully Syrup Co.,
Title Trixy Molasses container
Description Circular tin container with yellow label. Label also has green trim and red and blue lettering. Has a picture of an African American child as a logo. Contains sulphur dioxide. Good for ginger bread and candy. Genuine old style cooking molasses.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker D.B. Scully Syrup Co.
Maker Details Located in Chicago. limited other information.
Maker Mark African American child.
Date SEP 18,2015
Assessor Rachel Niswander
Notes Label is torn in one part. Also has writing near the tear. Some creases on label as well. Very stained! Torn near the top and bottom edges.