Gauntlet Pastry Spice
The front of the stamp features a colored illustration of a chef standing by a container, basket of doughnuts, and a platter. At the top, the phrase "Durkee's Pastry Spice" is written in orange and green lettering. To the right of the illustration, there are a few lines stating that this is one out of seven poster stamps. It also includes the copyright information in blue lettering. The back of the stamp begins at the top with the title "Gauntlet Pastry Spice" and continues with a paragraph describing the product and it's uses. At the bottom, the company name and address are listed in black lettering.
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Brand Name: Durkee's
Publisher: E.R. Durkee and Co. (New York, N.Y.)
3.8 x 7.6 cm
Key term: Spices
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: Gauntlet Pastry Spice. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at http://www.lib.msu.edu/exhibits/sliker/detail.jsp?id=7673