Paint Tube

Object Number: 
1932.237.c43
Date: 
1864-1890
Medium: 
Aluminum, paper label
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/8 x 13/16 in. (8.6 x 2.1 cm)
Description: 
Aluminum paint tube with printed brown paper label, stained. Tube leaking green paint at end, leaking at cap and has paper fragments stuck to it. Label: "F. W. DEVOE & CO./BROWN ___K./NEW YORK."
Gallery Label: 
Firm was organized as F. W. Devoe & Co. in 1864. It became F. W. Devoe & C. T. Raynolds in 1890.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group