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Object ID 000211

Object Name Surplus Relief Prune Box

Object Desc Surplus Relief Commodity Box Northern California French 40-50 Prunes No lid

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000207

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General Category History

Category Food Containers


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Surplus Relief Commodity,crates,food,boxes,prunes,wooden crates,

Title Surplus Relief Prune Box

Description Wooden Box to hold produce; No lid Reads: Surplus Relief Commodity (Not to be sold) Unlawful Disposition of this commodity Punishable under the laws of each state of distribution Northern California French 40-50 Prunes Plant 58 Elmhurst Calif. I.P 25 lbs net.


Approx Collection Date

Height 6

Length 15.5

Width 9.75

Depth 6

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Quantity 1



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Image Caption CMY000207



Date FEB 7,2013

Summary Very Good

Assessor Christina

Notes There is one split along the bottom. The box is still very sturdy and you can easily read all of the information. The nails are all present and nailed in well. Has one hole cut into the box for a handle.


Date FEB 7,2013

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin

Date FEB 7,2013

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit from H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit - automatic entry by admin