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85/2061 Fruit flummery, packet, instant dessert powder, cardboard / paper, manufactured by Kornie Food Co Ltd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1930-1940. Click to enlarge.

Turban fruit flummery

Made 1930-1940

Rectangular cardboard packet of pineapple flavoured flummery. Top is in pink, middle is yellow and bottom is of a pale blue background throughout packet. An illustration of a blue bowl in the centre of front packet and a dark blue text box on back of packet detailing direction of use and manufacturer information.

Summary

Object No.

85/2061

Object Statement

Fruit flummery, packet, instant dessert powder, cardboard / paper, manufactured by Kornie Food Co Ltd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1930-1940

Physical Description

Rectangular cardboard packet of pineapple flavoured flummery. Top is in pink, middle is yellow and bottom is of a pale blue background throughout packet. An illustration of a blue bowl in the centre of front packet and a dark blue text box on back of packet detailing direction of use and manufacturer information.

Marks

Front of packet 'TURBAN / DELICIOUS / PALATABLE/ SUMMER / DESSERT/ PINEAPPLE / ARTIFICALLY COLOURED / AND FLAVOURED / FRUIT FLUMMERY. Back of packet 'KORNIE FOOD CO. PTY. LTD. / 106 BOUVERIE STREET, CARLTON, N.3'

Dimensions

Height

30 mm

Width

117 mm

Depth

75 mm

Production

Made

1930-1940

Source

Credit Line

Purchased 1985

Acquisition Date

16 October 1985

Cite this Object

Harvard

Turban fruit flummery 2019, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 22 September 2019, <https://ma.as/37764>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/37764 |title=Turban fruit flummery |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=22 September 2019 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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