Seal tag/ Food

Object Number: 
2002.1.960
Date: 
1940-1970
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1/4 x 1 in. diameter
Description: 
This metal tab appears similar to a lapel button but was for tagging and sealing food packages. The seal is white with a color picture of a tom turkey surrounded by leaves and reads "Maplecrest Farms Extra Fancy Turkeys". On the reverse "Maplecrest Turkey Farms/ Wellman, Iowa."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group