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Title Can: Davis OK Baking Powder. 5 lb. R. B. Davis Company, Hoboken, N.J., n.d., ca. 1930-1940.
Object Name Can
Catalog Number 2010.007.0234
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Description Can: Davis OK Baking Powder. 5 pound can. R. B. Davis Company, Hoboken, N.J., no date, circa 1930-1940. Metal can with pry-off lid, 5-1/4" diameter x 7-3/4" high; printed paper wraparound label full height. Bottom has 2 embossed rings with "E 7" at center. Original contents not present; container is filled with plaster. All text in English.

Lid embossed:
Bake it best
with
Davis
Absolutely Pure
Pry Off Lid
Cut Out Seal
Made in U.S.A.

Date of this can is only an estimate; it may be as early as late 1920s.

Date 1930-1940
Year Range from 1930
Year Range to 1940
Search Terms R.B. Davis Company
Davis Baking Powder Company
Caption front Davis Baking Powder five pound can
Imagefile 076\20100070234.JPG
Classification Food
Manufacturing
Business & Commerce