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Sewing machine oil

Description

Can of Singer sewing machine oil, 1 1/2 oz. capacity, with applicator tip and metal cap. Green enamel ground paint, red lettering and logo; steel can.

Details

Maker
The Singer Manufacturing Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
ca. 1950
Inscriptions
"Contents 1 1/2 Fl. Ox., Made in U.S.A. / SINGER /SEWING MACHINE OIL / SINGER SEWING MACHINES / SINGER SEWING MACHINE COMPANY" (printed)
"[illeg.] / PREPARED LUBRICANT / [illeg.] HOUSEHOLD SEWING MACHINES / 120862". (printed)
Material
paint (coating)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Mechanical T&E
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Can, Oil
paint (coating)
sewing tools and equipment
steel (alloy)
Dimensions
3 1/4 x 2 1/4 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2010.17.1.10
GUSN
244642

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