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Catalog Number 12.10.5c
Object Name KIT, SHOESHINE
Description Small, round metal canister of Walk-Over Paste Polish with orange and black label. Labeled "For all kinds of russet shoes. Put up expressly for Geo. E. Keith Co. Campello. Mass.By Whittemore Bros. Corp. Boston. U.S.A. Pat. June 13, 1911. To open press down the lever." Bottom of canister reads "For polishing all articles made of russet, tan or yellow leather. Keep cover on tight. Directions Apply a thin coating with fingers or a soft cloth and rub to a polish with a dry cloth. AM CAN Co. 2-15"
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Lexicon sub-category Clothing -- Accessory