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Newark Shoe Co. shoe polisher
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Details

Object ID 000488

Object Name Newark Shoe Co. shoe polisher

Object Desc Brown wooden "Save a Dollar: Newark Shoe" shoe polisher with black and red felt brush padding. Metal fittings on left and right sides of polisher securing the felt padding. Promotional item for Newark Shoe, which was a shoe store chain for men and boys.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000466

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Shoes

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Augusta Hart Shoestore Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords shoebrushes,Newark Shoe Co.,polishing,brushes,


Title Newark Shoe Co. shoe polisher

Description Brown wooden "Save a Dollar: Newark Shoe" shoe polisher with black and red felt brush padding. Metal fittings on left and right sides of polisher securing the felt padding.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 2.25

Length 6.75

Width 2.25

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Polisher is 2.25 inches tall, 6.75 inches long and 2.25 inches wide

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Newark Shoe

Maker Details

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY466

Description

Conditions

Date MAR 5,2013

Summary Fair Condition

Assessor Katherine Dickey

Notes At least twenty crescent shaped markings on proper top of polisher. Small scuffs and chips around label (5). Some rust on metal fittings. Felt has faded and lost color/shape. Overall condition is good


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