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.

Referenced Business: Standard Oil

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: California

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: L.E. Leininger

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1979.0441.255Catalog Number: 1979.0441.255Accession Number: 1979.0441

Object Name: crate label

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


Record Id: nmah_1361894

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