Object ID 002586
Object Name Victor Vending Corp. Gumball Machine
Object Desc Victor Vending Corp. Gumball Machine made of wood with glass window and metal front with coin crank dispenser and gumball dispenser gate. Gumballs intact, suggest removal for object conservation purposes.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY002292
General Category History
Category Vending Machine
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 4, Shelf 16
Object Date 1940
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Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords Gumball machine,Candy,Victor Vending Corp.,gum,vending machine,
Title Victor Vending Corp. Gumball Machine
Description Victor Vending Corp. Gumball Machine made of wood with glass window and metal front panel painted gold with coin crank dispenser and gumball dispenser gate. Label on bottom of front panel says "Victor Vending Corp. Chicago 39 ILL." There are also two frosted oval-shaped side windows. Gumballs intact, suggest removal for object conservation purposes.
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Place of Origin
Maker Victor Vending Corp.
Maker Details Chicago IL
Date JUN 25,2014
Notes The gumball machine is in fair condition. The exterior of the machine has wood paneling which is warping and peeling off in some areas, especially the back.The front glass window is chipped on the bottom. The front metal panel has paint that is chipping off in some areas near the coin dispenser and crank knob.