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James Pain Catalogue 18


 Advertisement for fireworks, including shells and rockets in the James Pain & Sons Catalogue, along with relative prices of each. Click on the MEDIA ITEMS below for more information

   



FIREWORKS (SHELLS & ROCKETS)

Shell 16" dia.
$75.00 each

Shell 12" dia.
$40.00 each

Shell 8" dia.
$25.00 each

Shells with Magnesium Stars & other Special effects
Prices on application

All Mortars will be Charged for & Allowed for when returned

5&1/2 in dia.
$10.00 each

5 in dia.
$7.50 each

Portfire for Firing should be attached to stick 6 feet long

Section of Mortar
Shewing method of Firing

Asteroid or Floating Star Rockets

No.1
$6.00 ea.
$72.00 doz.

No.2
$3.00 ea.
$36.00 doz.

No.3
$1.50 ea.
$18.00 doz.

Shell 4&1/2" dia.
$5.00 each

Aerial Maroon
$4.00 each

Colored & Peacock Plume Rockets

No.4
1/2 lb. $9.00 doz.

No.3
$1.25 ea.
1 lb. $15.00 doz.

No.2
$2.00 ea.
2 lb. $24.00 doz.

No.1
$4.00 each
4lb. $48.00 doz.

All Rockets Fitted With Tube For Sticks




ID:
acca022

Creator:
James Pain & Sons

Notes:
Illustrations of various shells and mortars, as well as depictions of asteroid or floating star rockets, colored and peacocks plume rockets and aerial maroon.

Date:
1889

Collection Location:
Allegany County Library

Original Size:
30.5cm x 25cm

Subject:
Pyrotechnists; History (Md.)

Coverage:
Eastern United States, 1889

 
 
Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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