Object ID 003450
Object Name Quaker multi-purpose grease tin
Object Desc Green circular grease tin
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003086
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Garage Exhibit
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Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords car,automobile,grease,Quaker,tins,
Title Quaker multi-purpose grease tin
Description Green metal tin. Green lettering on a white background. Multi-purpose grease. 1 pound. Dependable lubrication.
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Place of Origin
Maker Quaker Oil corperation
Maker Details Located in Saint Louis. Began in the late 1850s. Sprang to prominince in the 1930s due to the rise of automobiles and the desire for Quaker to stay ahead of industrial developments and make product improvements.
Date JUN 13,2015
Assessor Rachel Niswander
Notes Discoloration along the sides and on logo. Egdges are discolored as well.