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85/2432 Pudding mix, packet, Blanc-Mange, paper / cardboard, manufactured by Foster Clark Ltd., Redfern, New South Wales, Australia, 1920-1940. Click to enlarge.

Foster Clark’s Blanc-Mange powder

Made 1920-1940

Rectangular cardboard packet with content. It is printed in red and blue against a white background. An illustration of a red jelly on a plate on front and back of packet. One side details the direction of use and another side has four jelly with its flavour labelled in it.

Summary

Object No.

85/2432

Object Statement

Pudding mix, packet, Blanc-Mange, paper / cardboard, manufactured by Foster Clark Ltd., Redfern, New South Wales, Australia, 1920-1940

Physical Description

Rectangular cardboard packet with content. It is printed in red and blue against a white background. An illustration of a red jelly on a plate on front and back of packet. One side details the direction of use and another side has four jelly with its flavour labelled in it.

Marks

Front of packet 'FOSTER CLARK'S / BLANC- MANGE / POWDER/ CONTENTS 6OZS / ARTIFICALLY COLOURED AND FLAVOURED / MANUFACTURED BY FOSTER CLARK (AUST.) LTD., REDFERN, N.S.W.' Written in pencil '$12' on front packet middle left and '8'2' on back of packet. Top side 'CONTAINS4 SEPERATE PINT PACKETS / LEMON / RASPBERRY / STRAWBERRY / VANILLA'. Left side 'DELIGHTFUL DESSERT / WITH / DELICIOUS FLAVOUR'

Dimensions

Height

40 mm

Width

120 mm

Depth

95 mm

Production

Made

1920-1940

Source

Credit Line

Purchased 1985

Acquisition Date

9 December 1985

Cite this Object

Harvard

Foster Clark's Blanc-Mange powder 2019, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 20 October 2019, <https://ma.as/39750>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/39750 |title=Foster Clark's Blanc-Mange powder |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=20 October 2019 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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