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Object ID 002246

Object Name Camel Shop Kit

Object Desc Yellow cylindrical cardboard tin with removable metal lid. contains Goodyear tube repair kit, thimble, and rubber strip.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001724a-e

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Automotive


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Garage Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords automobile,Goodyear,auto repair,Camel,patches,tire repair,

Title Camel Shop Kit

Description Cardboard cylindrical container, red and black lettering, Sides: "Camel, Reg. U.S. Pat. Off., Combination Sheet and Bevel Cut Shop Kit, A dependable repair for all rubber goods., The original and Genuine. Accept no substitute, Camel Patch is guaranteed to stick and stay stuck, read over the directions, manufactured solely by H.B. Egan MFG. Co., Muskogee, Okla, U.S.A." Good Year repair kit: blue and yellow metal cylinder, top with holes in it. Sides: "Tube repair kit (combination), Good Year, made in U.S.A., 4083"


Approx Collection Date

Height 7

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 3.75

Circumference 11.75

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Good Year cylinder: H: 4.5" D: 2" C: 6.25"

Quantity 0



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker H.B. Egan Mfg. Co.

Maker Details Company specializing in auto-related repair/patches/rubber cements.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY1724a-e



Date MAY 21,2014

Summary Good

Assessor Dylan Kite

Notes Minor scuffs on outer Camel cylinder. Considerable dents and scratches on Good Year cylinder.