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Posted 2 years ago

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ho2cultcha
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I bought this at a yard sale in Alameda for $5. i love old navy stuff and have found a lot of it around here. i have a few old trash cans and i'll post some more pics of them one of these days.

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  1. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 2 years ago
    Does "1956" on bottom indicate that this was made in 1956? Surely not. Or was it? I love this old can. Has fine style, and the Navy label make it even more special.
  2. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 2 years ago
    hi mikkochristmas11. yes, i think it probably is from 1956, although i probably would have thought older. i'm not really sure though. i have another, really beautiful garbage can from the 1920s or earlier. i'll have to post that one soon.
  3. packrat-place packrat-place, 2 years ago
    I wonder how many spud peelings have been in there???
  4. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 2 years ago
    i'm not sure packrat-place, but i'm not prepared to fill it w/ anymore.
  5. packrat-place packrat-place, 2 years ago
    Great find, glad it was empty!

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