Grease Shipping Crate

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.
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Standard Oil
Place Made
United States: California
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
crate label: 7 in x 9 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 24.13 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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