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Title Can: Banner Brand Sweetened Fancy Long Thread Coconut. 25 lbs. Made by Franklin Baker Co. Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1920s.
Object Name Can
Catalog Number 2010.007.0497
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Description Metal can, Banner Brand Sweetened Fancy Long Thread Coconut. 25 pounds. Made by Franklin Baker Company, Hoboken, N.J., no date, circa 1924-1927. 12-1/4" diameter x 15-1/2" high tin with lift off lid; paper label printed in red, gold and black applied to the side,13" wide x 10-1/2" high; 2 ring handles soldered to side.

Label is chipped and rubbed with losses at top left corner and lower left corner. Printed at lower left corner: 5836 Copyright 1920 Franklin Baker Co. Tin worn and aged with several dents.

Franklin Baker was the maker of Baker's Coconut.
Date 1924-1927
Year Range from 1924
Year Range to 1937
Search Terms Franklin Baker Company
Baker's Coconut
Caption front
Imagefile 077\20100070497.JPG
Classification Business & Commerce
Food
Manufacturing