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1930 Rondo American Sardines Label

SKU: ULB1145 $1.35 USD



Historic Overview

This Rondo Brand American Sardines label is from the 1930s - 1940s. It is the second version featuring a concert pianist that the company produced; we also have the first one. This beautiful label features a larger image of the piano player hard at work playing a dramatic piece and measures 2.75” Wide x 4” High. The sardines were packed in salad oil expressed from soy beans with salt added.

This sardine label comes from the Sunset Packing Company of West Pembroke, Maine. The Sunset Packing Company started operations in 1900 and was the largest sardine factory in West Pembroke. It also manufactured oils and mustards used to flavor the sardines. The Sunset Packing Co. had to close its doors in 1962 due to competition from Norway. The two versions of this label would look great framed together.

 

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