Object ID 001614
Object Name Fox Deluxe Beer sign
Object Desc Circular, metal sign with cardboard backing. Red background with white accents. At top, image of man playing horn, with text at bottom.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY001954
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 7, Shelf 7
Start Year Range 1934
End Year Range 1955
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords beer,breweries,signs,advertising,Peter Fox Brewing Co.,Fox Deluxe Beer,Philadelphia Badge Co.,beverages,
Title Fox Deluxe Beer sign
Description Circular, metal sign with cardboard backing. Front is red with white border and accents. At top center is oval with image of man holding a horn. At bottom text, "Fox / De Luxe / Beer / Peter Fox Brewing Co. - Chicago". Back of sign has red tie at top. Cut outs at center for supporting sign. Text at bottom center, "Phila. Badge Co. Phila. Pa., Made In U.S.A."
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Philadelphia Badge Co.
Date FEB 27,2014
Notes Sign is slightly distored and warped. On front hole at center with mark around from thumb tack. At lower edge brown mark to right. Light scratches and wear. Deeper scratches at top right near oval. White paint is discolored. On back cord at top is frayed and worn. Around edges metal is warped. Cardboard is seperated from metal at right upper edge. At bottom center there is brown staining on metal. Cardobard is stained with marks form liquid. Scratches and wear. Two holes at center from thumb tack.
Date FEB 27,2014
Summary Location change
Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 7 from Room 7 - automatic entry by admin