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Candy Bean Shipping Crate

Candy Bean Shipping Crate

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Description (Brief)
This shipping crate label is for Pug’s “Fortified” Ze Jumbo Crushed Fruit Center Beans manufactured by the Candy Products Company of Portland, Oregon during the early 20th century. The orange label has a blue border with an illustration of a bowl of fruit in the center. The beans came in seven flavors: orange, fig, raspberry, lemon, grape, apricot, and pineapple.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Candy Products Co.
Place Made
United States: Oregon, Portland
Physical Description
paper (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 12 1/2 in x 20 1/8 in; 31.75 cm x 51.1175 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.327
catalog number
1979.0441.327
accession number
1979.0441
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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