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Title: Whaling City Varnishes can label

Accession Number: 2000.38.17
Category: MERCHANDISING TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
Type: paint can label
Maker: Geo. Kirby Jr. Paint Co.
Place: USA, MA, New Bedford
Date:
Materials: paper
Description: Label; yellow paper with black and red lettering; paint can label from Whaling City Varnishes by Geo. Kirby Jr. Paint Co.; profile of whale in center; printed on front "Makers of Marine Paints/ For More Than Half a Century/ WHALING/ CITY/ VARNISHES/ George Kirby Jr./ Paint Company/ Plant --- NEW BEDFORD, MASS./ JAPANS --- ENAMELS --- FILLERS/ INTERIOR".

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