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CALIMAID, RARE Old Grape Crate Label from Exeter California [CUSTOM FRAMED]

Calimaid Grape Crate Label from Exeter, CA
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$185.00
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2008
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CALIMAID Emperors, D.W. Botkin, Exeter, California; Rare old grape crate label; a proud 1920's couple shows off their wooden box full of bunches of grapes; their image is repeated on the fruit box label; California Fruit Exchange, Blue Anchor. Custom framed in copper and glass ready to hang on your kitchen or grocery store wall. Measures 13" x 4". This fine old original produce crate label was lithographed during a time when lead, cobalt and other compounds were often introduced as a part of the ink used to make the images brilliant, vivid and colorful. "Grapes are a major California agricultural product, consumed as tables grapes, raisins, and wine. While grapes are grown throughout California, table grapes are grown mainly on the east side of the San Joaquin valley in central California, in Tulare, San Joaquin, Kern and Fresno counties.