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Item Number LVSAV2011.133 Item Type Object
Item Name sample case Quantity of Item 1
Classification Advertising & Promotional Materials Associated Date 1950 c.
Description sample case from Scottish Oils Ltd containing samples of crude shale oil, crude wax or scale, heavy oil and paraffin, scrubber naphtha, naphtha, light diesoleum 100, sulphate of ammonia, motor spirit, byprox and comprox. Samples are (or were, some are now empty) contained in small glass tubes with screw on lids and labelled, 9 in number. Case also contains 4 loose, labelled samples: 1 x SOL brick, 1 x paraffin wax, paraffin coke, oil shale. Black leathercloth covered wooden hinged case, impressed with gold coloured lettering “Scottish Oils Ltd. Glasgow”, lined inside with black velvet
Institution Almond Valley Heritage Trust
Geographic Location
West Lothian
Associated Organisations
Scottish Oils Ltd
Associated Places
Associated People