Paint Tube

Object Number: 
1932.237.c3
Date: 
1848-1869
Medium: 
Aluminum, paper label
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 7/8 in. (10.2 x 2.2 cm)
Description: 
Aluminum tube with paper label. Label: "Dunkel gruner/___ober/Sold at M. J. Whipple & Co./Boston;" tube leaking.
Gallery Label: 
Whipple was founded in 1848. Frost and Adams bought the company in 1869 and changed the name.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group