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Box of crayons

Object Number: 
2010.26.92
Date: 
ca. 1925
Medium: 
Printed paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 7/8 x 5 x 3/4 in. (12.4 x 12.7 x 1.9 cm)
Description: 
Square crayon box with removable lid; top panel printed with image of towering lines of crayons standing on end, text reads: "Jumbo Crayons / Big Crayons For Little People / no. 540 The Ullman MFG. Co. Made in U.S.A". Text on side panels reads, "Jumbo Crayons". Box contains 8 used crayons, 1 broken; each crayon is wrapped in paper, printed with elephants, reading: "The Ullman Manufacturing Company / Jumbo Crayons".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. & Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group