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Object ID 002982

Object Name Pure Extract of Lemon

Object Desc A glass bottle with a tan label for pure extract of lemon.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002691

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Spices/Flavorings


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords flavorings,extract of lemon,Reid Murdoch,bottles,

Title Pure Extract of Lemon

Description A glass bottle with a tan label. The label has a small inage of a farm house in the middle and beneath it advertises the pure extract of lemon. The maker deatils are at the very bottom. The bottle is sealed by a cork stopper. The contents take up about 3/4 of the botte and have given it a blueish-green tinge.


Approx Collection Date

Height 5.7

Length 1.5

Width 0.6

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Reid, Murdoch

Maker Details The building is still standing in Chicago but all the information I could find was centered around the building and not the company itself.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2691



Date FEB 18,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Carly Sass

Notes The glass is being stained blue by the substance it contains and the label is rather faded.


Date FEB 19,2015

Summary Status change

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

Date FEB 19,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit from On-Site Storage - automatic entry by admin