Spray paint in "Meadow Green" owned by DAZE

Image for Spray paint in
Manufactured by
Rust-Oleum, American, founded 1921
Owned by
Daze, American, born 1962
paint on metal with plastic
H x W x D (2013.22.16ab cap and can): 7 7/8 × 2 3/4 × 2 3/4 in. (20 × 7 × 7 cm)
Place used
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place made
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
late 1980s
A spray can (2013.22.16a) of Rust-Oleum Protective Coating containing Meadow Green 7736, a green color paint. The spray can has a white exterior with black and red lettering throughout and a green, detachable lid (2013.22.16b). The front of the can features the name of the manufacturer, [RUST-OLEUM] above two (2) rows of checkered red lines. In the center of the lines is the logo, a yellow circle with red text that reads [STOPS / RUST / BRAND]. Below the logo is a red graphic of a can spraying paint to the right. Above and below the graphic is the text [PROTECTIVE COATING / Beautifies As It Protects / DANGER: EXTREMELY FLAMMABLE. CONTENTS / UNDER PRESSURE. VAPOR HARMFUL. / See Precautions On Back Panel. / Net Wt. 12 Oz. (340 Grams)]. On the back of the can are the directions for use, a summary of the qualities of protective coatings, caution warnings and contact information for the manufacturer. Text on the back is black. On the lid are two (2) stickers; one is a barcode and one is the color indicator with the pigment formula. Raised text and a graphic on the top of the lid gives instructions on how to open the can.
African American
Hip hop (Music)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Chris DAZE Ellis
Object number
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On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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