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Reproduction of Currier & Ives recipe for making lithographic writing ink

Reproduction of Currier & Ives recipe for making lithographic writing ink

Item Information

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : sepia ; 24 x 16 cm.

Description: Date refers to estimation of when reproduction was made. Original is 19th century.

Ingredients listed are: beef suet, goose grease, white wax, castile soap, gum mastic, shellac, gas black.

Forms part of: Harriet Endicott Waite research material concerning Currier & Ives, 1923-1956

Digital ID: 9282