Object ID 003595
Object Name O-Cedar Polish container and bottle
Object Desc Brown box without top, with bottle inside that contains O-Cedar polish.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003215a-b
General Category History
Category Cleaning Products
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Hardware Store
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords O-Cedar Polish,polish,cleaning,
Title O-Cedar Polish container and bottle
Description Brown cardboard container. Has the use of the polish in multiple languages. 4 ounces US liquid measure. US price is 30 cents. Registered with the US patent office. Has directions for use on back of container. The bottle itself is completely filled. Has sticker along the entire lower half of the bottle.
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Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details measured the container only.
Place of Origin
Maker O-Cedar Corporation
Maker Details Located in Chicago, O-Cedar began in the early 1900s and was sold door to door. The company is also known as Channell Chemical Company.
Date SEP 11,2015
Assessor Rachel Niswander
Notes The box is in quite poor shape. Torn on one side and the other side is creased. Top edge on one side is torn and missing the torn edge. Edge on direction side is torn and worn. The label on the bottle is torn. One side is torn and flips up, but the piece is still attached. Discolored on one side, and a torn piece near the top on the same side. The cork is discolored from the liquid inside.
Date SEP 10,2015
Summary Location change
Notes Location changed to Hardware Store from H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit - automatic entry by admin