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Tin

Object Number: 
2002.1.3692
Date: 
1910-1920
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
2 x 3/4 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
A tiny gold and red metal tin printed with "Nipper", the RCA Victor dog listening with ears cocked to the gramophone with the classic caption "His Master's Voice" surrounded by the words "Victrola/ Tungs-Tone Stylus/ Full Tone/ Victor Talking Machine Co./ Camden, N.J., U.S.A." On the reverse and inside are instructions for use in English and Spanish and when opened, a metal stylus holder unfolds from the center for easy dispensing.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group