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Object ID XX.2009.716
Object Name Machine, Vending
Collection Object/Artifact Collection
Date ca. 1960s
Description Green Gum Vending Machine. Nickel operated machine mounted to a wood plank. Two of four tall stainless steel plungers remain on front of machine, with one coin return plunger. Each plunger corresponded to a different flavor of chewing gum. In center frame are depictions of four different packs of Beech - Nut Gum. Top frame has a plastic sign advertising "Popular Brands / of Delicious / CHEWING / GUM / 5c"
Bracket wraps around middle of object. It is likely this was added for security.
Place of Origin Chicago, IL
Dimension Details 34 1/8-in. OH x 11 1/8-in. OW x 8 1/4-in. OD
Material Metal/Stainless Steel/Cast iron/Plastic/Paper
Subjects Vending machines
Chewing gum
Number of images 1.0