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Object ID # 1994.061.007
Object Name Plug, Spark
Lexicon category 5: T&E For Science & Technology
Date c. 1938?
Artist Edison Splitdorf Corp., Made in U.S.A.
Made Edison Splitdorf Corp.
Place of Origin New Jersey, United States of America
Description EDISON ALBANITE HC-75 spark plug (late 1930s). This spark plug has a white porcelain insulator. Black text on the insulator reads "EDISON ALBANITE MADE IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA HC-75." The metal section of this spark plug is a dull grey colour, and the threaded end is concealed by the cardboard cover.
Provenance Made by the Edison Splitdorf Corp. of New Jersey, USA.

Provenance unknown. Last owned by A. W. Landen (Wayne Landen), who was born in Owen Sound, Grey County, in 1943 and grew up at Brooke (northwest area of Owen Sound).

Collection Transportation, Automobiles & Equipment Collection
Material Metal/Ceramic/Glaze/Ink/Cardboard
Dimensions W-2.5 L-8 cm
Found Hepworth, Bruce County