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Object ID 001375

Object Name Clysmic Water serving tray

Object Desc Circular, metal serving tray. Image of woman and a buck at center. Background is green with gold accents.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001871

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General Category History

Category Reproductions


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 7, Shelf 9

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Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords trays,Waukesha Spring Water,reproductions,advertising,promotional items,beverages,Chienco Housewares,Clysmic Spring,spring water,

Title Clysmic Water serving tray

Description Circular, metal serving tray. Green background with gold accents. Around interior edge has Clysmic logo at top and bottom; "King of Table Waters" at left and right. At bottom of interior edge is logo "Chienco Housewares". At center in an oval shape is the image of a woman sitting on a water fall holding a large bottle of water, to the left of her is a buck. At bottom of image is small text with original manufacturer information, but cannot read. Back of tray is gold.


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Height 1.25

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 14

Circumference 44

Weight 0

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Quantity 0



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Maker Details See Notes.

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Image Caption CMY1871



Date JAN 31,2014

Summary excellent

Assessor BN

Notes Overall excellent condition. Some light scratches on front of tray. On back there is a price sticker at top of tray center with some sticky accretion around it. Back has long, light scratches and wear in the metal. Scuff marks from storage.


Date JAN 31,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 10 from Room 7, Shelf 15 - automatic entry by admin

Date FEB 27,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 9 from Room 7, Shelf 10 - automatic entry by admin



Date JAN 31,2014

Notes Clysmic Water was located in Waukesha, Wisconsin, named after the Clysmic Spring (304-324 College Ave, Waukesha, WI). The company was a part of the Waukesha Springs era of the 1860s-1900s. Like other companies at the time, Clysmic Water was told to be a cure for a multitude of diseases. The company was founded in 1878. The company was primarily shipped to the East coast.,+waukesha,+wi&source=bl&ots=znMSy_xu8_&sig=1gKNYwo0vTpo-UrLG5r6R8jQAPo&hl=en&sa=X&ei=BvTrUsP5EoSGyAHTq4HACg&ved=0CDwQ6AEwBA#v=onepage&q=clysmic%20&f=false