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Object ID # 1993.040.003
Object Name Box
Lexicon category 5: T&E For Science & Technology
Date 20th-century
Made Standard Motor Products
Place of Origin Seattle, Washington, United States of America
Description Standard Ignition Products cardboard box. The cardboard box is rectangular, with two fold-in tab ends. The box is printed orange, with white lettering and logos. Two sides of the box read "Use Standard Ignition Products," while the two other sides read "REBOXED BUT NOT MANUFACTURED BY STANDARD MOTOR PRODUCTS INCL., LONG ISLAND CITY SEATTLE." One end of the box features the Standard logo, a white oval with an S outlined in orange overlaid by the word "Standard" written in white text inside an orange rectangle. "FD-62" is stamped in black on one end. The box no longer contains the original product.
Makers mark Printed: "REBOXED BUT NOT MANUFACTURED BY STANDARD MOTOR PRODUCTS INCL., LONG ISLAND CITY SEATTLE".
Provenance Provenance unknown. Last owned by Robert Alexander, a member of the Bluewater Branch of the Antique & Classic Car Club of Owen Sound, Grey County.
Collection Transportation, Automobiles & Equipment Collection
Material Cardboard/Ink
Dimensions H-3.2 W-3.7 L-7.5 cm
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
People Alexander, Robert