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Title Can: Cocomalt. Malted Food Drink. 1 oz. Sample. Made by R.B. Davis Co., Hoboken. N.d., ca. 1928-1932.
Object Name Can
Catalog Number 2010.007.0494
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Description Cocomalt. Malted Food Drink. 1 ounce Sample. Made by the R.B. Davis, Company, Hoboken, N.J. No date, circa 1928-1932. Printed (lithographed tin) metal can with removable pry lid, 2" diameter x 1-5/8" high. Lid not embossed. No inner seal present or designed to have one; bulk of the original powder contents still present. Bottom of can domed.

"Sample" printed diagonally on left and right sides of can. Amount of content is not stated, but is extrapolated from the scale of the can versus a known two ounce container.

"A Delicious Food Drink Chocolate Flavor. Contents make one hot or cold drink."
Date 1928-1932
Year Range from 1928
Year Range to 1932
Search Terms R.B. Davis Company
Cocomalt
Caption Cocomalt one ounce sample can
Imagefile 077\20100070494.JPG
Classification Manufacturing
Food