Rufkote

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1880-1920

GUSN

GUSN-20272

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

Descriptive Terms

paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Unidentified Paper
Transfer Printed
RUFKOTE

Inscription

Printed on front of package: ""RUFKOTE/ PLASTIC STONE FOR WALLS/ H.B. WIGGIN'S SONS CO./ The Weaver Mailing Env. & Box Co""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

H.B. Wiggin's Sons Co. (Manufacturer)
The Weaver Mailing Env. & Box Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Bloomfield, NJ, USA; Philadelphia, PA, USA

Object Type

Masonry & Stoneworking T&E

Dimensions

5.75 x 3.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.3433

Places

New Jersey (United States)
Pennsylvania (United States)
Illinois (United States)