Land O' Lakes Egg Carton, 2008

Artifact

Carton (Container)

Date Made

2008

Creators

Colchester Foods, Inc. 

Land O' Lakes, Inc. 

Place of Creation

United States, Connecticut, Lebanon 

Creator Notes

Distributed by Colechester Foods, Inc. for Land O'Lakes Inc., Lebanon, Connecticut.

Location

Not on exhibit to the public.

Object ID

2009.50.1

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

Material

Plastic
Paper (Fiber product)

Technique

Molding (Forming)
Printing (Process)

Color

Black (Color)
Blue
Brown
Green
Red
Yellow

Dimensions

Height: 2.75 in

Width: 4 in

Length: 11.5 in

Inscriptions

On top of paper insert: LAND O LAKES/ CAGE-FREE ALL-NATURAL EGGS/ Large Grade A Brown/ ONE DOZEN On top of paper insert: Eggs laid by hens housed in a / protected area where they are free/ to roam, perch, scratch and nest On top of paper insert: All-natural feed contains no/ animal fat, animal by-products,/ perservatives or antibiotics On back side of paper insert: DISTRIBUTED BY/ COLCHESTER FOODS, INC./ LEBANON, CT 06249/.../ On bottom of three of the plastic cups: INTER/ PLAST/ PATENTED/ PETE Stamped in black ink on side: DEC 5/ 296P1752 13

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