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Catalog Number 2008.59.19
Object Name Label
Title Matthew Wells Orange Marmalade Label
Description Matthew Wells Pure Orange Marmalade label. A grey strip across the top reads: "Matthew-Wells Co. Ltd., Guelph, Ontario, Canada. And Charlottetown, P.E.I., Canada." The main diagram is red, grey, black and green, and reads: "Zest Registered. Pure Orange Marmalade, Fresh Seville Oranges. Canada 48 Fl. Ozs. Size."

On the back of the label in pencil is a recipe for "Mint Sauce using Wine Vinegar." The list reads: "2 gal batch, 3/4 ... Dried mint leaves, 3/4 gal. Vinegar (Wine), 6 ... Sugar, Water to 2 gal." Other pencil marks at the bottom of the label, scratching something out. A box in pen reads: "2.7".
People Matthews, James
Dunlop, Jim
Wells, Arthur
Wells, Howard
Search Terms Matthews-Wells Company Ltd.
Subjects COMMERCIAL - FOOD
HISTORY - LOCAL
Dimensions 21 cm x 11.8 cm - L x W