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Dinner Card

1971.1557 (RS118260)

Description

A white rectangular dinner card. Printed in blue and brown ink. In a light colored wood frame with a beaded inner edge. Under glass.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
dated 7/23/1904
Inscriptions
Engraved on the card is: Harvard and Yale v. Oxford and Cambridge/Athletic Sports/DINNER,/ THE TROCADERO, PICCADILLY CIRCUS/Saturday, July 23rd, 1904, at 8 p.m./Mr. R. May (handwritten). Corner lines read: ALVERSTONE, President, Queen's Club/T.A. LEACH, President, O.U.A.C./ H.W. GREGSON, President, C.U.A.C.
Associated Building
Subject Harvard University. Subject Oxford University. Subject Cambridge University. Subject Yale University. Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
engraving (printing process)
glass (material)
ink
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Descriptive terms
admit cards
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
CARD, ADMITTANCE
crests (motifs)
Dining
engraving (printing process)
Glass
glass (material)
Ink
ink
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Stipple Engraved
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Yoked Crest
People and organizations
Cambridge University
Harvard University
Oxford University
Yale University
Dimensions
6.125 x 8.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1557
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12273

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