Container: eagle and presidential motif

 
Container: eagle and presidential motif
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  • Title :     Container: eagle and presidential motif
  • Artist:     Smith Crafted Manufacturer
  • Accession:     TD1988.182.98 a,b
  • Country:     United States Chicago Illinois
  • Date:     circa 1940
  • Dimensions:     Inches 2-7/8 8-1/4 diameter, Centimeters 7.3 21.0 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Portraits , Nationalism , Food and Beverage
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1988.182.98 A,B.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Circular candy container covered in leather; (a): bottom decorated with embossed profiles of Presidents Washington through Roosevelt around edges, (b): lid decorated with embossed seal (eagle) of the United States.