visit musarch.com
portions Copyright © 2011 by the Museum Archive software project ·  All Rights reserved ·  E-Mail: support@musarch.com
Home   |   By Name   |   By Keyword   |   By Category     
Chudnow Museum
Chudnow Museum
Gridley Dairy half pint milk bottle
  1. Details
  2. Images
  3. Conditions
  4. Events
  5. Provenance
  6. Notes

Details

Object ID 001252

Object Name Gridley Dairy half pint milk bottle

Object Desc A clear empty glass milk bottle that was manufactured by Gridley's Dairy Company.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001073

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Dairy

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords dairy,bottles,Gridley Dairy Company,milk,glassware,


Title Gridley Dairy half pint milk bottle

Description A clear empty glass milk bottle that was made by the Gridley Dairy Company. The glass bottle has no lid. It has brown painted labels on two sides of the bottle. The front label says "Gridleythere is an extra measure of protection in every product of Gridley's." The back says "Gridley Dairy Products." On the bottem lip of the bottle it has embossed words that says half pint liquid sealed Gridley Dairy Company Milwaukee Wis. The bottom of the bottle has an isosceles triangle.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 5.5

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 2.25

Circumference 7.75

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details The opening is 2" in diameter. The neck has 5.75" circumference.

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Gridley's Dairy Company

Maker Details Gridley's was a Milwaukee Dairy Company. The building that was located on 8th street in Milwaukee was locted there from 1909 to 1966 when it was demolished. A three story brick and concrete milk processing and bottling building. Gridley Dairy was one of the city's largest milk producers and distributers.

Maker Mark

Images

(click for full image)

Image Caption CMY001073

Description

Conditions

Date JAN 17,2014

Summary Excellent

Assessor Brooke Uhl

Notes A part from the missing lid, there is little edge wear on the bottle.


Events

Date JAN 17,2014

Summary Status change

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


Date JAN 17,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit from Room 9 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes