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Object ID 002734

Object Name Gumball Machine

Object Desc Glass gumbal machine that sits atop a red cast-iorn stand.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002499a-b

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General Category History

Category Vending Machine


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Wonderland Park Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Gum,Gumball Machine,chewing gum,Candy,dispenser,

Title Gumball Machine

Description Cast-iron gumball machine with glass globe, gumballs inside. 1 cent coin slot. Label reads: "Supreme Candy, Confection Superior, Ball Gum, Try it. Small label underneath main label reads: "It is a penitentiary offense to defraud this machine. $50 reward for arrest and conviction of offenders.


Approx Collection Date

Height 39.5

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 7

Circumference 23.5

Weight 0

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Quantity 1



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Image Caption CMY2499a-b



Date AUG 15,2014

Summary Fair

Assessor Ben Locke

Notes All components are intact, and may still be in working condition. Very light rusting on most of the surfaces.


Date AUG 15,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4 from Room 4, Shelf 28 - automatic entry by admin

Date AUG 15,2014

Summary Status change

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

Date AUG 15,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Wonderland Park Exhibit from Room 4 - automatic entry by admin