Food container

Object Number: 
2002.1.914
Date: 
1900-1920
Medium: 
Paper, metal
Dimensions: 
2 1/8 x 1 3/4 in. diameter
Description: 
This tiny orange canister has a metal top and bottom and cardboard sides. It reads "Save Your money/ Save Your Health/ By Using/ Cottolene/ The Perfect Shortening/ Better Than Lard/ Better Then Butter". Made by the "N.K. Fairbank Company".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group