Sealing Wax

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1900-1999

GUSN

GUSN-103729

Description

Rectangular bar of red wax in original paper packaging with printed red lettering.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wax
cookware
WAX, SEALING

Inscription

"THIS PACKAGE CONTAINS / THE FAMOUS / ZUBIAN SEALING / WAX. / MANUFACTURED BY / THE DICKS-PONTIUS CO. / DAYTON, OHIO / THIS WAX IS THE FINEST IN / THE MARKET. IS FREE OF ALL / IMPURITIES. DISSOLVES READILY. / FLOWS FREELY AND LEAVES NO SED- / IMENT IN THE CUP. ONE POUND WILL SEAL / AS MANY / JARS OR CANS / AS TWO POUNDS / OF CHEAP / WAX" (Printed)

Additional Identification Number

3457

Maker

The Dicks Pontius Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Dayton, OH (origin)

Dimensions

2 1/8 in x 7 1/2 in x 3/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

2008.51