|Title||Bottle: Davis OK Baking Powder. Product made by R. B. Davis Co., Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1900-1910.|
|Collection||Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection|
|Credit||Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.|
Davis OK Baking Powder. Product made by R. B. Davis Co., Hoboken, no date, circa 1900-1910.
Clear molded glass, 2-1/4" diameter x 4-1/2" high; 13/16" diameter bore; embossed lettering on shoulder; flanged lip, wide rim; mold seams slightly raised. No maker's marks on base.
front: Davis OK [Davis is 3/16" high; OK is ca. 5/16" and the 'O' and 'K' are separated by 1/2"; no periods after each letter]
back: Baking Powder [both 3/16" high]
Original paper label and closure, cork stopper, not present.
|Year Range from||1900|
|Year Range to||1910|
Davis Baking Powder Company
R.B. Davis Company
|Notes||Since the company continued to offer a bottled product even when it began to use cans, it is difficult to narrow the date of this bottle until other definitive examples or documents are available.|
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