Tin/ Candy

Object Number: 
2002.1.1015
Date: 
1906-1930
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
3/4 x 1 1/2 in. diameter
Description: 
This tiny purple tin has white printing on it that reads "Colgan's/ Violet Chips/ The Gum That's Round" on the lid, and on the bottom "Violet Chips/ Insure / A Clean Mouth/ A Sweet Breath/ Good Digestion/ Colgan Gum Co./ Louisville, KY".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group