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Object ID # 1995.003.001
Object Name Can, Oil
Title FORD Oiler
Lexicon category 5: T&E For Science & Technology
Date 20th-century
Made Ford
Place of Origin Unknown
Description FORD oiler for automotive lubrication. This oiler has a broad, dome-like base that gives way to a long, tapering tube. The base has a copper finish, while the tube is plain grey metal. Inside a large dent in the base, the letter "E" is embossed. On the opposite side from the dent, the trademark "Ford" is also embossed.
Makers mark Embossed with "Ford"
Provenance Unknown. Last owned by John Flick, the Director of Grey County Homes for the Aged (Rockwood Terrace and Grey-Owen Lodge).
Collection Transportation, Automobiles & Equipment Collection
Material Metal/Copper
Dimensions H-15 Dia-9 cm
Found Durham, Municipality of West Grey, Grey County