Mittag & Volger 2 Cylindrical Tins Embossed Metal Sign

By rtvm

Posted in

Company Name & Address:

               Mittag & Volger

               Park Ridge, NJ

Estimated Price Range:  $700.-$800.

Dimensions:      Frame: 24 1/2″ x 32 3/8″  

                              Tin: 19 3/4″ x 27 1/2″

Colors:    W/Bk/DkB/G/Y/S/R

Weight:   8 lbs.  4  oz

Picture Credit:   HDVD

Description:  This beautiful, wood framed, embossed tin sign from Mittag & Volger is considered the premier sign for typewriter ribbon tin collectors. It is the largest sign showing ribbon tins and very early ones they are: the Eureka and the M&M cylindrical tins from the 1890s. The sign also displays 5 Carbon Paper boxes: Silk-Spun, Competitor, M & M, Gallinipper, and Eureka. The sign is in 7 colors and was made by the Sentenne & Green, New York, U.S.A. Mittag & Volger was considered the largest ribbon & carbon paper maker in the very early 1900s.