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Jar - Vegemite concentrated yeast extract

From the Collection of Greensborough Historical Society 34 Glenauburn Road Lower Plenty Lower Plenty Victoria

Clear glass jar, with yellow plastic screw top lid and pasted label printed in yellow, red and blue, 600 g.
11.5 x 8.5 (diameter) cm
Object Registration
vegemite jars, jars
Historical information
Kraft Foods is an Australian subsidiary of Kraft Heinz Company headquartered in Chicago, USA. Vegemite was developed by Cyril Callister in Australia in 1922, and taken over by Mondelez Kraft) in 1935 (?), but is staill regarded as an Australian "Icon".
When Made
Made By
Kraft Foods (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
"Proudly made in Australia since 1923" on label and embossed in lid
Last updated
3 May 2019 at 4:24PM