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Socony Mobil 10 Gallon Oil Can
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Details

Object ID 002442

Object Name Socony Mobil 10 Gallon Oil Can

Object Desc Metal cylindrical container with chainred red cap, red handles, and three painted red stripes.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002195a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Automotive

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Garage Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords oil,Socony Mobil Oil Co.,automotive,cans,


Title Socony Mobil 10 Gallon Oil Can

Description Metal cylindrical container with chainred red cap, red handles, and three painted red stripes. Sides read: "Cpacity 10 liquid gallons, Socony Mobil Oil Co., 84"

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 27.5

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 12.5

Circumference 39

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 2

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Socony Mobil Oil Co.

Maker Details Following the break-up of Standard Oil in 1911, the Standard Oil Company of New York, or Socony, was founded, along with 33 other successor companies. In 1920, the company registered the name "Mobiloil" as a trademark. In 1955, Socony-Vacuum was renamed Socony Mobil Oil Company.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY2195a-b

Description

Conditions

Date JUN 6,2014

Summary Good

Assessor Dylan Kite

Notes Slight wear and paint chipping.


Events

Date JUN 6,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Date JUN 6,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Garage Exhibit from Garage Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes