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Description

Rectangular gold mat cut with square window at top and six oblong strips for printed information; band below image printed in dark blue; applied cut-out image of ice cream sundae in footed metal dish on pink floral plate on dark blue background; window slots below painted in white lettering; rectangular wooden molded frame with stylized beed and reel edge and raised husk inner band; traces of green and blue paint and gilding; string hanger

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920 C-1940 c
Inscriptions
Printed on 1) gold mat 2) background strips 1) Hood's/ Old fashioned [lower case]/ ice cream 2) Vanilla/ Coffee/ Chocolate/ Rich in flavor/ No better food/ A perfect food
Material
cardboard
carving (processes)
gilding
glass (material)
metal
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Descriptive terms
Cardboard
cardboard
Carved
carving (processes)
Gilded
gilding
Glass
glass (material)
MENU
menus
metal
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Metal
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
23.625 x 11.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.229
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
10076

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