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Pure oil tinted gloss paints, manufactured by John Lucas & Co., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and New York, New York

EP001.12.013.005.069 (RS265906)

Description

The item verso has directions for applying the paint to house exteriors. The color chart has the dates 1873-1885. The paint is for sale by Matthews Brothers, druggists and dealers in burning and lubricating oils, Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1885
Physical Description
1 color chart : color illustration ; 11 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches
Dimensions
11 3/4x 5 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
318529
Reference Code
EP001.12.013.005.069

Record details

Originator
John Lucas & Co. (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
drugstores
dwellings
houses
paint (coating)
Material Type
color charts
Places
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)
New York City (New York state)
Scranton (Lackawanna county, Pennsylvania)

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