Item: John Campbell and CO Anchor Coffee Bin
This is an early John Campbell and Co Anchor brand coffee bin from Tacoma, WA. The lid moves easily. Side wear as shown in the photos. Front shows the anchor and red berries. There is green felt on the bottom that looks partially removed. The company was located at 1930 Pacific Ave, 2 blocks down the street from West Coast Grocery (Amocat). Built in 1890 the company ground 1,500lbs of coffee, made 2,000lbs of baking powder and produced 600 cans and 500 bottles o spices and extracts a day. In 2003 the UW renovated it as part of th Cherry Parkes Building which cast the iron storefront on the street level. Measures 13W x 19H x 13D.
Item Condition: Good
was $160.00 $140.00
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