Box of crayons

Object Number: 
ca. 1933
Printed tin
Overall: 4 1/2 x 5 3/4 x 5/8 in. (11.4 x 14.6 x 1.6 cm)
Rectangular crayon box, painted red, with image of Popeye on lid. Text on lid reads: "Popeye / Crayon Set / At's Perfik / No. 1436 COPR. 1919, 1929, 1933 by king features Syndicate. Inc. / The American Crayon Company Sandusky Ohio New York/ Made in USA". Box contains 7 heavily used crayons, unwrapped, with no individual color listing. Black, Violet, Pink, Blue, Orange, Neon Orange, Yellow.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. & Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group