Aluminum, paper label
Overall: 3 15/16 x 3/4 in. (10 x 1.9 cm)
Aluminum tube with paper label. Label: "H. W. GEAR & CO./ASPHALTUM./GOUPIL & CO.,/772 Broadway, N. Y."
Company only operated from 1865 until 1871/72. Michael Knoedler was a partner. He bought Goupil in 1858, explaining the double label.
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
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