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Bandage Tin

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Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
a) A rectangular metal tin with rounded edges and a flared base. Embossed on one side is "Brandbinde 4m long, 12cm breit". Inside the tin is orange material wrapped in brown waxy paper. b) The metal push on lid for the tin. Embossed on the top of the lid is "IV".
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
a) A rectangular metal tin with rounded edges and a flared base. Embossed on one side is "Brandbinde 4m long, 12cm breit". Inside the tin is orange material wrapped in brown waxy paper. b) The metal push on lid for the tin. Embossed on the top of the lid is "IV".
History Of Use
The German word "Brandbinde" translates to "bandage for burns".
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Height
12.5
Width
3.5
Length
3.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1996.177.5 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Bandage Tin

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Material
PAPER;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
a) A rectangular metal tin with rounded edges and a flared base. Embossed on one side is "Brandbinde 4m long, 12cm breit". Inside the tin is orange material wrapped in brown waxy paper. b) The metal push on lid for the tin. Embossed on the top of the lid is "IV".
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
a) A rectangular metal tin with rounded edges and a flared base. Embossed on one side is "Brandbinde 4m long, 12cm breit". Inside the tin is orange material wrapped in brown waxy paper. b) The metal push on lid for the tin. Embossed on the top of the lid is "IV".
History Of Use
The German word "Brandbinde" translates to "bandage for burn"
Material
PAPER;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Height
12.5
Width
3.5
Length
3.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1996.177.4 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Bandage Tin

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Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
PAPER;
Description
a) A rectangular metal tin with rounded edges and a flared base. Embossed on one side is "Brandbinde 4m long, 12cm breit". Inside the tin is orange material wrapped in brown waxy paper. b) The metal push on lid for the tin. Embossed on the top of the lid is "IV".
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
a) A rectangular metal tin with rounded edges and a flared base. Embossed on one side is "Brandbinde 4m long, 12cm breit". Inside the tin is orange material wrapped in brown waxy paper. b) The metal push on lid for the tin. Embossed on the top of the lid is "IV".
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
PAPER;
Height
12.5
Width
3.5
Length
3.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1996.177.6 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Rawleigh's Tin

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
Description
Small round tin, sample size. Has, 'Rawleigh's Medicated Ointment', on the top of it. There are two teeth inside this tin, they do not appear to be human.
Manufacturer
The W.T. Rawleigh Co
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MEDICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
United States: Freeport, Illinois
Description
Small round tin, sample size. Has, 'Rawleigh's Medicated Ointment', on the top of it. There are two teeth inside this tin, they do not appear to be human.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
Diameter
Top: 2.3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1993.11.26
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Baby Powder Tin

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Description
A cream-colored rectangular baby powder tin. The tin has a round shaker lid consisting of seven holes in a circle pattern. The lid moves enabling the holes to be open or closed. Stamped in the center of the lid is 'M, 69 cents'. A pink lattice design is around the top and near the bottom of the s…
Title
Johnson's Baby Powder
Manufacturer Notes
Johnson & Johnson Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A cream-colored rectangular baby powder tin. The tin has a round shaker lid consisting of seven holes in a circle pattern. The lid moves enabling the holes to be open or closed. Stamped in the center of the lid is 'M, 69 cents'. A pink lattice design is around the top and near the bottom of the sides. On two of the sides are "JOHNSON'S BABY POWDER" and "PUREST PROTECTION" that's in a pink banner. Below the banner is "JOHNSON & JOHNSON". The two remaining sides have a picture of a lady holding a baby. Beside and below this picture is "FRAGILE..., HANDLE WITH JOHNSON"S...THE PUREST PROTECTION". In the middle of the panel on one side are the names of four other Johnson products, stating what they are used for. Below that is "JOHNSON & JOHNSON, LIMITED, MONTREAL". On the other side in the middle of the panel are four different descriptions, stating how pure the product is and what kind of protection it gives. Below that is "9 ozs., MADE IN CANADA"
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Height
15
Width
6
Length
6
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1991.198.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Baking Powder Tin

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Description
Round, cylindrical tin with dull, metal coloring and 'MAGIC BAKING POWDER PURE WHOLESOME' embossed on a top round lid. '7FF' is embossed on the very bottom of can. Glue residue on the side suggesting a possible label existed at one time.
Title
Magic Baking Powder
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Round, cylindrical tin with dull, metal coloring and 'MAGIC BAKING POWDER PURE WHOLESOME' embossed on a top round lid. '7FF' is embossed on the very bottom of can. Glue residue on the side suggesting a possible label existed at one time.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Height
19
Diameter
Top: 12.5 Base: 12.5
Circumference
41
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1996.110.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Baking Powder Tin

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Description
Tall cylindrical red tin with "Blue Ribbon / Baking Powder" in white letters with a blue ribbon design between text.
Title
Blue Ribbon Baking Powder
Manufacturer
Brooke Bond Canada Ltd.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Toronto, Ontario
Canada: Vancouver, British Columbia
Canada: Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Description
Tall cylindrical red tin with "Blue Ribbon / Baking Powder" in white letters with a blue ribbon design between text.
Accession No.
2004.17.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Biscuit Tin

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
Description
A). A rectangular, metal tin. The inside is plain metal but the bottom and sides have a paper covering. The bottom is white with a sticker that says "11 1/4 ozs. NET WEIGHT". The sides have ripped grey and white paper - the top half of the label has been ripped off. Both long sides has the bottom h…
Manufacturer
Peek, Frean & Co. Ltd
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
England: London
Start Date
1866
End Date
1989
Period or Date Notes
James Peek & George Frean started the company. Peek Frean & Co was the first mass producer of biscuits and employed over 3,000 people in its time from when it opened in 1866 to when it closed in the late 80s (1989)
Description
A). A rectangular, metal tin. The inside is plain metal but the bottom and sides have a paper covering. The bottom is white with a sticker that says "11 1/4 ozs. NET WEIGHT". The sides have ripped grey and white paper - the top half of the label has been ripped off. Both long sides has the bottom half of a word in blue writing with "PEEK-FREAN & CO LTD." underneath it. Both short sides have "BISCUIT MANUFACTURER LONDON ENGLAND" in blue and white writing. One side has the remains of a sticker with "PEEK, FREAN (CAN)..". B). The metal lid with a paper label on the front. In white lettering on a blue background it says "PEEK FREAN'S PLAY BOX BISCUITS REGD PEEK, FREAN & CO, LTD., LONDON, ENGLAND. Around this are pictures of cookies with white, pink, red, brown, and blue icing. Drawn on them are designs of animals, tea sets, and people.
Narrative
These biscuits had a hard icing on them and each one represented different popular nursery rhymes.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
Width
16.6
Length
23
Depth
4.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1993.11.21 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Biscuit Tin

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Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
a) A round metal biscuit tin with a blue background. Around the sides are pictures of Buckingham Palace, Palace of Holyrood, Windsor Castle, and Westminister Abbey. Between these pictures are the heraldic crests of the commonwealth countries including Sarawak, Singapore, Bermuda, Canada, Australia,…
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
a) A round metal biscuit tin with a blue background. Around the sides are pictures of Buckingham Palace, Palace of Holyrood, Windsor Castle, and Westminister Abbey. Between these pictures are the heraldic crests of the commonwealth countries including Sarawak, Singapore, Bermuda, Canada, Australia, S. Africa, New Zealand, S. Rhodesia, Malta, Jamaica, Gibraltar, and Malaya. Embossed on the bottom of the tin is "MUNTLEY & PALMERS BISCUITS READING & LONDON ENGLAND". b) The metal push-on lid for the tin. On the top of the lid is a picture of Queen Elizabeth II of England in a blue gown and Prince Philip.
Narrative
This tin was created to commemorate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth in 1953.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Height
8.3
Diameter
17.5
Circumference
56
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1980.165.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Blasting Cap Tin

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
Description
A small metal cylindrical container with lid. On the lid, written in flaking yellow and green paint is 'DOMINION CARTRIDGE COMPANY LIMITED NO. 100 8 DETONATING CAPS MONTREAL CAN'.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A small metal cylindrical container with lid. On the lid, written in flaking yellow and green paint is 'DOMINION CARTRIDGE COMPANY LIMITED NO. 100 8 DETONATING CAPS MONTREAL CAN'.
History Of Use
Blasting cap container was originally donated by Jack Hemelspeck.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
Height
5.8
Diameter
Top: 7 Base: 7
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1992.12.7
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Blue Ribbon Baking Powder Tin

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
Description
Round tin, painted red, 8 ounces. 'BLUE BIBBON, BAKING POWDER'. Recipes written in small black font on back side of tin.
Manufacturer
Blue Ribbon Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Round tin, painted red, 8 ounces. 'BLUE BIBBON, BAKING POWDER'. Recipes written in small black font on back side of tin.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
Height
10
Diameter
Top: 6.4
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1990.142.5
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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British Tin

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
Description
Small rectangular tin, with lid that slides off to one side. Ingraved label on top has,' British Requisites'.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Small rectangular tin, with lid that slides off to one side. Ingraved label on top has,' British Requisites'.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
Width
1.7
Length
4.7
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1993.11.23
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Carrot Tin

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Description
A small blue and white tin. The top white part of the label reads "BULLMANS, FANCY QUALITY DEHYDRATED DICED CARROTS VACUUM PACKED SERVES 6 NET WT. 2 1/3 OUNCES. The bottom blue part of the label reads "FANCY QUALITY DEHYDRATED DICED CARROTS THESE CARROTS WERE WASHED, PEELED, DICED AND BLANCHED MECH…
Manufacturer
Bulmans Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Vernon, British Columbia
Description
A small blue and white tin. The top white part of the label reads "BULLMANS, FANCY QUALITY DEHYDRATED DICED CARROTS VACUUM PACKED SERVES 6 NET WT. 2 1/3 OUNCES. The bottom blue part of the label reads "FANCY QUALITY DEHYDRATED DICED CARROTS THESE CARROTS WERE WASHED, PEELED, DICED AND BLANCHED MECHANICALLY. 95% OF WATER CONTENT REMOVED SCIENTIFICALLY. On the back of the label are instructions for storage and cooking. On the top of the tin is "CANADA" and on the bottom of the tin is "5R13".
Narrative
This tin was given to Mabel and Jim Rutherford in 1943 when they moved from england to BC
Height
8.9
Diameter
5.5
Circumference
17
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2004.39.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Citric Acid Tin

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
a) Small, round, blue and white tin with metal top and bottom and cardboard side. Label reads 'CITRIC ACID', 'B.P.', 'HYDROUS', 'DOSE:0.3 TO 2 GRAMS' on white top half. On side of front there is a red circle and below that an 'S' encircled. Bottom half of label is pale blue and reads '2 OUNCES N…
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
a) Small, round, blue and white tin with metal top and bottom and cardboard side. Label reads 'CITRIC ACID', 'B.P.', 'HYDROUS', 'DOSE:0.3 TO 2 GRAMS' on white top half. On side of front there is a red circle and below that an 'S' encircled. Bottom half of label is pale blue and reads '2 OUNCES NET WEIGHT' and 'STANLEY DRUG PRODUCTS LTD., VANCOUVER, B.C.' one side of tin is a small square paper sticker with 'FRONTIER PHARMACY, 936-1491' in red lettering and '.50' stamped on it in blue ink. Also, above red circle on side is small blue stamp (L) 'H80A NG'. b) Small round press on metal (silver colored) lid.
History Of Use
Tin of citric acid made by 'STANLEY DRUG PRODUCTS LTD., VANCOURVER, B.C.'. Presumably used as a 1 percent solution to relieve thirst and fever. Could have also been used as a weak cleaning solution when added to water.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Height
6
Diameter
4.4
Circumference
14
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1991.38.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Cocoa Tin

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Description
a) A tall, cylindrical cardboard container with metal bottom and metal push-on lid. The paper wrapper is blue, white, and gold. The blue banners overlay the other colors, with 'NEILSON'S COCOA' in white print, 'JERSEY BRAND' in gold print, at top front. 'THE ALL PURPOSE CHOCOLATE COCOA' in white…
Manufacturer
Neilsons
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
a) A tall, cylindrical cardboard container with metal bottom and metal push-on lid. The paper wrapper is blue, white, and gold. The blue banners overlay the other colors, with 'NEILSON'S COCOA' in white print, 'JERSEY BRAND' in gold print, at top front. 'THE ALL PURPOSE CHOCOLATE COCOA' in white print is across the bottom front. 'PROCESSED WITH ALKALI' in gold print and 'ONE POUND NET' in blue print beneath the blue banner at the bottom front. The back of the wrapper has 'PROVEN RECIPES' in English and French overlaying drawings of cocoa, cake and fudge at the center back. 'William Neilson Limited - Toronto, Canada' is at the bottom back. The bottom of the tin has a small oval imprint at the center with '9505' embossed inside it. b) A small metal push on lid. Embossed on the top of the lid is "Neilson's JERSEY COCOA MAKERS OF THE FAMOUS JERSEY MILK CHOCOLATE ONE POUND NET".
Height
16
Width
9
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1983.21.2 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Cocoa Tin

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Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
A) A tall, cylindrical, light-colored cardboard container with metal bottom and metal push-on lid. The wrapper has a dark brown border around the top and bottom, and a dark brown print. The front has 'WATKINS BREAKFAST COCOA' with 'TRADEMARK' picture of Watkins near the top, and a picture of a …
Manufacturer Notes
J.R. WATKINS CO.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A) A tall, cylindrical, light-colored cardboard container with metal bottom and metal push-on lid. The wrapper has a dark brown border around the top and bottom, and a dark brown print. The front has 'WATKINS BREAKFAST COCOA' with 'TRADEMARK' picture of Watkins near the top, and a picture of a palm tree on either side. 'A Superior Cocoa for All Purposes' is printed near the center above a plantation scene. Transportation scenes encircle the bottom of the tin, above 'THE J.R. WATKINS CO.' in white print, five times, with 'MADE IN CANADA, MONTREAL, VANCOUVER, WINNEPEG' below each. Directions for use and recipe suggestions are on the sides and back, in both French and English. 'NET WEIGHT ONE POUND' is at the top front. B) A round, metal push-on lid with 'WATKINS COCOA' embossed on top.
Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Height
16.2
Diameter
9.2
Circumference
29.6
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1991.101.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Cocoa Tin

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; PAPER;
Description
An upright, rectangular metal container with round push-on metal lid. The tin is surrounded by a paper wrapper, every side outlined by a blue border. The front and back show a woman in long dress and white apron bearing a tray. 'La Belle Chocolatiere' is in print at the side of the figure. At th…
Manufacturer Notes
WALTER BAKER & CO. LIMITED
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
An upright, rectangular metal container with round push-on metal lid. The tin is surrounded by a paper wrapper, every side outlined by a blue border. The front and back show a woman in long dress and white apron bearing a tray. 'La Belle Chocolatiere' is in print at the side of the figure. At the top of the wrapper is 'BAKER'S' in blue print, with 'REGISTERED TRADE MARK' below. At the bottom of the wrapper is 'BREAKFAST COCOA' in large yellow lettering, and 'MADE IN CANADA, WALTER BAKER & CO., LIMITED' is in a yellow banner at the top of both sides. 'ONE POUND NET WEIGHT' and 'MONTREAL, QUE., CANADA' are in yellow banners near the bottom on opposite sides.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; PAPER;
Height
14
Width
8
Length
8
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1991.105.1
Type of Record
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Coffee Tin

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Description
a) A large round navy blue tin with 'MALKIN'S BEST' printed in red letters on a white round decal with black and gold outline. Also printed is '5LBS. NET' 'VACUUM PACKED QUALITY COFFEE' 'THE W.H. MALKIN CO.LTD.' 'TEA AND COFFEE IMPORTERS VANCOUVER,B.C.'. On each side of can is printed in white b…
Manufacturer
W.H. MALKINS CO. LTD.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
CANADA
Description
a) A large round navy blue tin with 'MALKIN'S BEST' printed in red letters on a white round decal with black and gold outline. Also printed is '5LBS. NET' 'VACUUM PACKED QUALITY COFFEE' 'THE W.H. MALKIN CO.LTD.' 'TEA AND COFFEE IMPORTERS VANCOUVER,B.C.'. On each side of can is printed in white block letters 'THE FINEST COFFEE POSSIBLE'. Also printed on face of tin is 'COFFEE' in red letters with a white outline. 'VACUUM PACKED' in gold letters and the 'MALKIN'S BEST' round logo as on the opposite side. Tin has gold edging. b) A gold tin lid.
History Of Use
Large tin was used for coffee was originally packaged in Vancouver, B.C.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Height
22
Diameter
17.5
Circumference
56
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1996.112.1 a-b
Type of Record
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Coffee Tin

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN; WOOD - UNKNOWN
Description
a) A cylindrical shaped tin coffee can with removable lid. This can has a design with a slanted red and brown bordered rectangle, with bronze-colored ornamentation surrounding it, and 'COFFEE' in bronze-colored print. Surrounding the design are drawings and inscriptions of the "PARLIAMENT BUILDIN…
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
a) A cylindrical shaped tin coffee can with removable lid. This can has a design with a slanted red and brown bordered rectangle, with bronze-colored ornamentation surrounding it, and 'COFFEE' in bronze-colored print. Surrounding the design are drawings and inscriptions of the "PARLIAMENT BUILDING OTTAWA, BROCK'S MONUMENT, CITADEL QUEBEC, CHATEAU DE RAMEZAY MONTREAL, TORONTO UNIVERSITY, GATE OF CITADEL AND OLD CLOCK TOWER HALIFAX'. The drawings are in brown print with a yellowish background each depicting the places named. The other side of the can has "WOOD'S CANADIAN SOUVENIR COFFEE" in red print. The letters are at an angle with one word just above the other on the right and left side. In the middle of the can is a seascape drawing with a bronze-colored border. Below that on the left hand side is "ONE POUND, FULL WEIGHT" in brown print and "THOS. WOOD AND CO. IMPORTERS & ROASTERS, BOSTON & MONTREAL" in a smaller brown print. In the same location but more to the right is "CHOICE FLAVOR, ALWAYS PURE, OF GREAT STRENGTH" in brown print. A brown and bronze-colored design with red and bronze-colored border encircle the side of the can near the bottom. b) The lid is circular with a black wooden knob in the center. The design on top is a black circle with a red and black border and light brown circle with a black and red border that surrounds it. The rim has a design that is black in color. Diameter 10.7cm H.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN; WOOD - UNKNOWN
Height
16.3
Diameter
10.7
Circumference
33.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1980.165.8 a-b
Type of Record
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Coffee Tin

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
Description
A) The lid for the tin. The inside of the lid is a shiny yellow colour. The outside of the lid has a design of green leaves in a red background with a blue, brown, and yellow border. B) A rectangular, multi-coloured coffee tin. On the two longer sides is a design with a bag with the word "Coffee" …
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A) The lid for the tin. The inside of the lid is a shiny yellow colour. The outside of the lid has a design of green leaves in a red background with a blue, brown, and yellow border. B) A rectangular, multi-coloured coffee tin. On the two longer sides is a design with a bag with the word "Coffee" on it and a bean grinder on a small table. Above this picture are the words "New Dawn". On both sides of this picture is a design with red leaves and three beans underneath it. A blue and yellow border surrounds all this. On one of the narrower sides is "Columbian Grown New Dawn Coffee Fine Ground". This is also surrounded by the same blue and yellow border.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
Inscriptions
On the bottom of the tin is "CHEINCO HOUSEWARE J.CHEIN CO.." and some other indescernable writing.
Height
11
Width
11.5
Length
14.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
2004.18.1 a-b
Type of Record
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