Grease Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side originally contained No.3 Arctic Cup Grease that was made by the Standard Oil Company in California during the early 20th century. Arctic Cup Grease was used to lubricate a variety of moving metal parts, mainly on automobiles or tractors.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Standard Oil
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 7 in x 9 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 24.13 cm
Place Made
United States: California
ID Number
1979.0441.255
catalog number
1979.0441.255
accession number
1979.0441
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Crate Labels
Agriculture
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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