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8 Packets Metalic Powder

Object Number: 
1932.237.c33
Date: 
1864-1890
Medium: 
Pine
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 5/8 x 3 1/8 in. (11.7 x 7.9 cm)
Marks: 
3 White Packets: Labeled "1Lb. No./[Image](PAINT WORKS: Horatio and Jane Streets, New York.)/BRONZE POWDER,/F.W. DEVOE & CO./COR. FULTON & WILLIAMS STS., NEW YORK"; One white packet not labeled or inscribed; Gray packet inscribed "O.G(?). 1000"; 3 blue pa
Description: 
Rectangular paper packages of bronze powder. Four packets of white paper, three packets of blue paper, one packet gray paper.
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