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Object ID 001653

Object Name Crystal Waxed Paper

Object Desc Unopened, brown package of Crystal brand waxed paper. Blue ink.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001967

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General Category History

Category Household Items


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 4, Drawer 1

Object Date 1925

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Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Crystal Brand Waxed Paper,waxed paper,cooking,baking,

Title Crystal Waxed Paper

Description Unopened, brown package with blue ink for Crystal brand waxed paper. At lower half is blue rectangle with lines radiating from it "Crystal" written across. Below that is a sun-like graphic at lower left and "Waxed / Paper" to right. On lower side of package is text "320 Sheets" at left and "Size 7 1/2 x 10 1/2 Inches" at right. On front side at center are score marks in a circular pattern to open and pull sheets from. At top at center is text "Pat. No. 1543865 June 30, 1925" Above that is a white sticker with "50" written on it. Back is plain with continuation of design on left and right sides. Paper tape adhering back folds.


Approx Collection Date

Height 11

Length 0

Width 7.5

Depth 0.38

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Quantity 0



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Maker Crystal Waxed Paper

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Image Caption CMY1967



Date MAR 6,2014

Summary good

Assessor BN

Notes On front, blue ink is faded. Upper right corner is torn with loss, hole in paper. Tears along right side of package at upper edge. Edges of paper are worn and creased. At left edge above center there are brown and black marks on paper. At lower left corner there are more black dots. On right edge above center there is light brown staining. Back of package has creasing in paper and tape. Staining at center.