Sparklers

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-18244

Description

Seven packets of sparklers. Eack packet contains approx. 10 packages wrapped in red paper which are all bundled together w/ brown paper at base. Gold lettering on red paper, orange label on brown paper. Chinese characters throughout.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fireworks (explosive equipment)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
FIREWORKS

Inscription

Printed on label: ""Yuenshing/ Made in Canton/ China""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

A.A. Vantine & Co.

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Canton, China

Dimensions

14.5 x 2 x 1.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2334.1-7

Places

New York state (United States)