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Candy container in the shape of a car

Classification: 
Date: 
After 1945
Medium: 
Clear glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 1 1/4 x 4 1/2 in. (3.8 x 3.2 x 11.4 cm)
Description: 
"Woodie" automobile (post-war)
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.10
Date Begin: 
1945
Date End: 
1959
eMuseum Object ID: 
65469
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy container in the shape of a car

Classification: 
Date: 
After 1945
Medium: 
Clear glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 2 x 5 1/4 in. (6.4 x 5.1 x 13.3 cm)
Description: 
Clear glass Sedan (post-war) with red metal bottom
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.9
Inscriptions: 
AVOR 1 1/2 OZ.
Date Begin: 
1945
Date End: 
1959
eMuseum Object ID: 
65468
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy containers in the shape of battleships

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1941-1945
Medium: 
Clear glass
Dimensions: 
a and b: 2 x 1 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. (5.1 x 3.2 x 14 cm)
Description: 
Two clear glass battleships (WWII)
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.8ab
Date Begin: 
1941
Date End: 
1945
eMuseum Object ID: 
65467
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy containers in the shape of officer's caps

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1941-1945
Medium: 
Clear glass
Dimensions: 
a and b: 1 x 3 x 3 1/2 in. (2.5 x 7.6 x 8.9 cm)
Description: 
Two clear glass officer's caps (WWII), ribbed, concave tops with eagle insignias
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.7ab
Date Begin: 
1941
Date End: 
1945
eMuseum Object ID: 
65466
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy container in the shape of a bomber

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1941-1945
Medium: 
Clear glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 4 x 4 in. (1.9 x 10.2 x 10.2 cm)
Description: 
Bomber airplane (WWII)
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.6
Date Begin: 
1941
Date End: 
1945
eMuseum Object ID: 
65465
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy containers in the shape of army tanks (4)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1941-1945
Medium: 
Glass, paint, paper, candy
Dimensions: 
a: 1 3/4 x 4 x 1 3/4 in. (4.4 x 10.2 x 4.4 cm) b: 2 x 4 1/8 x 1 3/4 in. (5.1 x 10.5 x 4.4 cm) c: 2 x 4 x 1 1/2 in. (5.
Description: 
Four tanks (WWII): a: clear glass Jeep with driver b: clear glass with green painted bottom of Jeep with driver c: clear glass Jeep with guns on top d: clear glass Jeep with guns on top; candy inside with paper label attached to bottom
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.5a-d
Date Begin: 
1941
Date End: 
1945
eMuseum Object ID: 
65464
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy containers in the shape of Jeeps (2)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1941-1945
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
a: 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. (3.2 x 3.2 x 3.8 cm) b: 1 1/8 x 4 1/4 x 1 3/4 in. (2.9 x 10.8 x 4.4 cm)
Description: 
Two Jeeps (WWII): ab: glass model(s) of Jeep vehicle with a male figure (soldier) in driver's seat; a: broken back wheel.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.4ab
Date Begin: 
1941
Date End: 
1945
eMuseum Object ID: 
65463
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy containers in the shape of fire engines (6)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1940s
Medium: 
Glass, paper
Dimensions: 
a: 3 1/4 x 5 x 2 in. (8.3 x 12.7 x 5.1 cm) b: 2 x 5 x 1 1/4 in. (5.1 x 12.7 x 3.2 cm) c: 1 3/4 x 5 x 1 1/4 in. (4.4 x
Description: 
Six clear glass fire engines all depicting firefighters with hats driving engine.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.3a-f
Date Begin: 
1940
Date End: 
1940
eMuseum Object ID: 
65462
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy containers in the shape of pistols (3)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1940s
Medium: 
Glass, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
a: 3 x 7 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. (7.6 x 19.1 x 3.2 cm) b: 4 x 7 3/4 x 1 1/2 in. (10.2 x 19.7 x 3.8 cm) c: 2 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 3/4
Description: 
3 Pistols: a: clear glass pistol with silver screw on lid at end of barrel with colorful candy balls inside b: glass pistol with silver handle c: clear glass pistol with paper and metal lid at end of barrel with text
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.2abc
Date Begin: 
1940
Date End: 
1940
eMuseum Object ID: 
65461
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Bottle: Obermeyer & Liebmann, NYC

Classification: 
Date: 
1890-1910
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 23.5 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Green glass pint beer bottle with smaller triangular medallion surrounding OL monogram, inscribed "OBERMEYER & LIEBMANN NEW YORK CITY" and below: "REGISTERED / THIS BOTTLE NOT TO BE USED / REFILLED OR SOLD / MUST BE RETURNED"
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Shelton Historical Society
Object Number: 
2004.43.3
Gallery Label: 

The New York Times reported on January 16, 1889 that "The firm of Obermeyer Liebman was incorporated to-day, with a capital of $300,000, to operate in New-York and Brooklyn in the manufacture of malt and malt liquors. The Trustees are Joseph Liebmann, Theodore Obermeyer, and Henry Liebmann."

Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1910
eMuseum Object ID: 
58006
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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