Vintage Bell & Howell Filmo Projector Oil Tin Can
This Vintage Bell & Howell Filmo Projector Oil Tin Can is in nice condition with no dents in the metal. It comprises three parts as follows:-
The labels on the front of the can have deteriorated with age. There is no label on the rear of the can.
The product label should read: –
For Projector Use Only
The company logo is a shield with:-
Bell & Howell
Oil droppers were sold to accompany the Bell & Howell ‘Filmo’ Projectors. The Filmo brand started in 1923. It comprised a series of 16-mm and 8-mm movie equipment that included cameras, projectors and accessories.
This oil dropper can is unusual in that the base of the can is stamped with:-
Pat’d April 23.95
Made in USA
Pat’d April 6.97
A great little oil dropper for the hobbyist or collector! For more vintage technology, please click on the following link.