Bargeware style painted jug - detail

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Date:1925 - 1950 (c.)

Description:This shows the detailed maker's stamp on the reverse of a galvanised iron four-quart oil can, later painted in the manner of bargeware. The marks are: Ala./Minn [triangle mark]/N.Y.CITY/


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Source: Compton Verney House Trust

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