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1992.91 (RS218782)

Description

Colorless glass overlay of Boston Bureau advertising paper weight, with white glass bottom, enclosing photo reproduction of George A. Foxcroft and advertisement.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1982-09-05
Inscriptions
"BOSTON BUREAU OF ADVERTISING/GEORGE A. FOXCROFT, PROPR./36 BROMFIELD ST.,/BOSTON./ADVERTISEMENTS INSERTED IN ANY/PUBLICATION, AT PUBLISHERS/ LOWEST RATES./ NEW ENGLAND AGENTS/ FOR THIS PAPERWEIGHT./ PAT. SEP. 5' 82, BARNES & ABRAMS CO., SYRACUSE, N.Y./" (Printed as advertisment in glass)
Material
glass (material)
printing (process)
Object type
Written Communication T&E; Writing Accessories
Places
Syracuse (Onondaga county, New York state)
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
Paperweight
paperweights
printing (process)
Dimensions
4 x 2.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.91
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
11053

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