Photographic equipment

Object Number: 
2002.1.3092
Date: 
1920-1960
Medium: 
Glass, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
9 1/4 x 3 x 3 in.
Description: 
A tall square dark amber machine finished glass bottle that once held fixer solution for photographic processing, marked on the edges and one side with graduations and embossed on one side "Fink-Roselieve", and on the bottom "F-R". A yellow, blue and white paper label on one side has a print of a news photographer in black, in a fedora holding a camera to his face, surrounded by the words "FR/ Fixol/ Concentrated Acid/ Fixing-Hardening/ Solution/ The Fink-Roselieve Co., Inc./ New York, N.Y.". A label on the reverse has directions for use and cautions. With a black metal cap printed with a half red and half yellow circle around the news photographer graphic and the letters "F-R".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group