This is a very colorful tin general store counter coffee bin from the Ridenour Bakery Company in Kansas City, Missouri. This bin held 50 pounds of bulk coffee, and was designed to allow consumers to simply scoop out the amount of coffee they needed each time. The Arabia’s Chief brand always featured an Arabic man…Details
Featured is a very early general store coffee bin from the Nave-McCord Mercantile Company in Saint Joseph, Missouri. Circa 1905, this bin would have allowed consumers to scoop out there coffee purchase and buy in bulk supply, which was very common in the late 1800 and early 1900’s.