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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

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Advertising/Promo


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 7, Shelf 7

Object Date

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."


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Height 0

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0.25

Diameter 9

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 0



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Philadelphia Badge Co.

Maker Details

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY1954



Date FEB 27,2014

Summary fair

Assessor BN

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