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Randall House - Wolfville Historical Society

Stencil


Accession number: 09.06.01-31
Object type: Apple Barrel
Date: before 1991
Materials: Metal, Tin
Marks/Label: M'F'D BY O. G. COGSWELL / PORT WILLIAMS / NS
Narrative: Found by donor in cottage in Avonport when it was purchased in 1991.
Description: Apple barrel stencils made from tin: twenty three have names of apples and eight with other information. .01 'Wellington'; .02 'Wolf River'; .03 'Cooper Russet'; .04 'Delicious'; .05 'Sutton Beauty'; .06 'R. I. Greening'; .07 'Fallawater'; .08 'Kings'; .09 'Bishop Pippin'; .10 'Domestic'; .11 'Choice'; .12 'Drops'; .13 'Ribston' and manufacturers stamp; .14 'Red Spy'; .15 ' Jonathan'; .16 'McIntosh Red'; .17 'Gravenstein'; .18 'Vandivere'; .19 'Nonpariel'; .20 'Crimson Gravenstein'; .,21 'Canada'; .22 'No. 1 Cox's Orange'; .23 'No. 1 2 1/2 in. & up'; .24 'No. 1 2 1/2 up'; .25 'Stark'; .26 ' Cortland'; .27 'Blenheim' and manufacturer's stamp; .28 'Fallawaters'; .29 'Golden Russet'; .30 ' Product of Canada'; 31 'Rome Beauty'