Hardware/ household

Object Number: 
2002.1.1611
Date: 
1900-1940
Medium: 
Wood, glass, paper, cork
Dimensions: 
Box: 4 3/4 x 1 7/8 in. diameter; bottle: 3 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. diameter
Description: 
This cylindrical wood box has a domed lid with a finial knob. The black paper label has a faint picture in gold of an Asian woman holding a parasol and reads "Sapolin Gold Paint/ Ready Mixed/ Japanese/ [?]Stencorfer Bros., New York, U.S.A./ Color N110/ Size 25". Inside is a clear glass bottle stained with gold paint and closed with a cork.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group