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Red Spot Flour sign
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Details

Object ID 001234

Object Name Red Spot Flour sign

Object Desc Yellow painted metal sign for Red Spot Flour with red text. Back is green.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001833

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Advertising/Promo

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 7, Shelf 17

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Red Spot Flour,flour,signs,advertising,American Art Works,baking,


Title Red Spot Flour sign

Description Metal sign with yellow background on front. Text is embossed and painted red, "Red Spot Flour" across. Hole punched out at left and right edge at center. Back is painted green.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 2.88

Length 0

Width 19.88

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Quantity 0

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker American Art Works

Maker Details Coshocton, Ohio

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY1833

Description

Conditions

Date JAN 16,2014

Summary poor

Assessor BN

Notes The sign is dented most likely from storage. There are creases running vertically across. Loss of paint by holes on both sides of the sign. At Top left corner ther eis some accreation, looks like a piece of newspaper attached. Sign is scratched with wear on the edges and loss of paint. At bottom edge some areas of rust. On back at top edge there are three sections of accretion, possible reminants from tape. There is also newspaper stuck to those areas


Events

Date JAN 16,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 3 from Room 7 - automatic entry by admin


Date JAN 28,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 9 from Room 7, Shelf 3 - automatic entry by admin


Date FEB 27,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 8 from Room 7, Shelf 9 - automatic entry by admin


Date JUN 13,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 17 from Room 7, Shelf 8 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes

Date JAN 16,2014

Notes Coschocton, Ohio was the site of several advertising companies. American Art Works was one of the oldest. http://books.google.com/books?id=ooAXAQAAMAAJ&pg=PA52&lpg=PA52&dq=american+art+works+coshocton+ohio&source=bl&ots=FpbJUTclgg&sig=-WvDWSAl6G2dtwDuyfynPc97_Q0&hl=en&sa=X&ei=evvXUtSWGsXisAT1wIK4Dg&ved=0CF4Q6AEwCA#v=onepage&q=american%20art%20works%20coshocton%20ohio&f=false