Tube

Object Number: 
2002.1.2113
Date: 
1930-1950
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
16 3/8 x 1 3/4 in. diameter
Description: 
An empty cardboard tube that once held a roll of shelf lining paper. The tube is red and decorated with oval cartoon scenes with vignettes showing the use of "Royledge Shelf Lining Paper & Edging" and "Lace Paper Doylies". For example, one scene shows a woman and man in front of fancy shelves holding china and reads "Watch hubby applaud your gorgeous Royledge decorated kitchen. Beautiful! Economical!".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group