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Can/ Food

Can/ Food
Title
Can/ Food
Date 
1900-1920
Medium 
Metal, paper
Dimensions 
3 1/4 x 2 1/8 in. diameter
Description 
This tin can is wrapped in brown paper printed with a bird on a nest and reads in black "Mellin's Food/ For Infants and Invalids/ Manufactured by/ Mellin's Food Co. of North America/ Boston Mass, U.S.A./ Free Sample". Inside are original instructions.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.941
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group