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Rufkote

Description

Rufkote (plastic stone for walls) package; instructions inside for mixing; printed picture on front of hallway w/ trade name; also printed pictures of use and printed history inside.

Details

Maker
H.B. Wiggin's Sons Co. (Manufacturer)
The Weaver Mailing Env. & Box Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1920
Inscriptions
Printed on front of package: ""RUFKOTE/ PLASTIC STONE FOR WALLS/ H.B. WIGGIN'S SONS CO./ The Weaver Mailing Env. & Box Co""
Location of origin
Bloomfield, NJ, USA; Philadelphia, PA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Object type
Masonry & Stoneworking T&E
Places
Illinois (United States)
New Jersey (United States)
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
RUFKOTE
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
5.75 x 3.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3433
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20272

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