Gauntlet Flavoring Extracts
The front of the stamp features a colored illustration of a South American in a white sombrero and red cape holding spices. At the top, the phrase "Durkee's Flavoring Extract, Lemon, Vanilla, Rose, Almond, Orange, Ginger, Celery, Nutmeg, Cloves, Cinnamon" is written in dark orange lettering against a yellow background. To the right of the illustration, there are a few lines explaining that this is one of seven poster stamps. The copyright information is also included. The back of the stamp begins at the top with the title "Gauntlet Flavoring Extracts" and continues with a paragraph describing the product and its 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
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: Gauntlet Flavoring Extracts. 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=7677