Stock No. 1043 Apple Crate Label
This an unused stock apple label, there is no shipper, grower or brand name. To have a custom label printed you would contact the lithograph company, come up with a design and usually have a large number of labels printed. If you were a small grower, or just had a small amount of certain type of fruit, lithograph companies had a variety stock labels on hand and could make a quick printing run with black ink putting on the brand, etc. Cluster of apples.
- 8.75 x 10.25 inches in size.
- Printed in the 1950s.
- Condition: a couple handling marks, spot on top center, nice.
An original fruit crate label, not a copy, not a computer printed art print. A vintage label intended to be pasted on a crate, but never used. Old stock from a warehouse find.