Orange Shipping Crate

Orange Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side contained “Orient” brand sweet mandarine oranges that was used by the National Federation of Citrus Grower’s Co-Operative Societies. There is a rising sun design on the left of the crate, linking the brand name Orient to Japan, the “Land of the Rising Sun.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
National Federation of Citrus Grower's Co-operative Societies
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 5 1/2 in x 8 in; 13.97 cm x 20.32 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.193
catalog number
1979.0441.193
accession number
1979.0441
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Crate Labels
Agriculture
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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