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Title Bottle caps, 8: 7-Up soda bottles; Galler 7-Up (or Seven-Up) Bottling Co., Hoboken, n.d., ca.1950-1960.
Object Name Cap, Bottle
Catalog Number 2011.006.0001
Collection Hoboken Commerce Collection
Credit Gift of Mike Conti.
Description Soda bottle caps: lithographed metal caps for 7-Up soda bottles; Galler 7-Up (or Seven-Up) Bottling Co., Hoboken, no date, circa 1950-1960. Stamped metal, crimped edges, with cork liner, ca. 1-1/8" diameter; eight total in five distinct groups by field color, company name and position of the company name and location. All have been removed from a bottle with a deformed center crease across top from a bottle opener.

All have the black and orange 7-Up logo at center top.
Group 1, 2 examples: white or cream background with company name, Galler 7-Up Bottling Co., and location in orange ink on top; note type size (weight) is smaller /thinner than group 2 which is slightly heavier.

Group 2, 2 examples: cream background with company name, Galler 7-Up Bottling Co., and location in orange ink on top.

Group 3, 1 example: medium gray background with company name, Galler 7-Up Bottling Co., and location in black ink on top; note type size (weight) is very similar to group 1.

Group 4, 1 example: silver background with company name, Galler Seven-Up Bottling Co., and location in orange ink on top.

Group 5, 2 examples: silver background with company name, Galler Seven-Up Bottling Co., and location in orange ink on side (crimped edge); note the size/weight of the type is slightly different on each.
Date 1950-1960
Year Range from 1950.0
Year Range to 1960.0
Search Terms Galler Beverages, Inc.
Caption Galler 7-Up caps, groups 1 to 5
Imagefile 079\20110060001.TIF
Classification Retail
Manufacturing
Food