|Title||Can: Davis OK Baking Powder. 5 lb. Made by R. B. Davis Co., Hoboken, N.J. Can with printed label. 1/4 lb.?. N.d., ca.1900-1910.|
|Collection||Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection|
|Credit||Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.|
Davis OK Baking Powder. 5 Pound can. Made by R. B. Davis Co., Hoboken, N.J. Can with printed wraparound label. No date, circa 1900-1920. Metal can with slip off lid, 5-1/8" diameter x 7-13/16" high; embossed lettered top; paper wraparound label printed in yellow, black and red. Original contents not present. Bottom unmarked.
Product description and instructions are all in English. Date of this item is only estimated at this time.
Embossed lid lettered:
Full Weight 5 lbs.
Davis Baking Powder
"All ingredients are especially prepared and scientifically blended by our own exclusive processes.
Specially prepared acid phosphate, bi-carbonate of soda, aluminum sulphate [note line break has aluminum hypenated: al- minum], corn starch and 15/100 of 1 per cent dried white of egg."
|Year Range from||1900|
|Year Range to||1920|
Davis Baking Powder Company
R.B. Davis Company
|Caption||front Davis Baking Powder five pound can|
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