Wooden crate or packing case [Texaco]

Texaco, Manufacturer;  The Texas Company, Manufacturer; 


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Maker and Role
Texaco, Manufacturer
The Texas Company, Manufacturer
Description
Unpainted wooden slatted Texaco 400 Motor Spirit petrol case (2.4 Imperial gallons) used by an early Thames motorist before pumps. Texaco branding painted on the side with black text, red background to form text and green star logo. Red "DANGER" sticker on the slatted side, worn in half by gap in slats. Sides formed by two slats on each.
Media/Materials
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Signature/Marks and Type
2-4 IMP. GALS. / 400 / MOTOR SPIRIT / THE TEXAS COMPANY U.S.A. / PETROLEUM PRODUCTS / TEXACO / REGD / TRADE MARK Printed
MANUFACTURED BY / THE TEXAS COMPANY / PORT ARTHUR TEXAS, U.S.A. Printed
Accession No
1967.28
Credit Line
Texaco et al. Wooden crate or packing case [Texaco], 1967.28. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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