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Trade card for celluloid collars and cuffs featuring a boy in a tuxedo, undated

EP001.01.023.01.01.001 (RS18605)

Description

This trade card advertises celluloid collars, cuffs, and shirt bosoms. A boy, who is dressed in a tuxedo and wears a cuff formed into a hat with a cufflink on his head, demonstrates that the cuffs are waterproof by dunking one into a bowl of water set on a pedestal.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Digital ID: 000401
GUSN
170037
Reference Code
EP001.01.023.01.01.001

Record details

Originator
Donaldson Brothers (Firm) (Printer)
Descriptive Terms
celluloid (cellulosic)
collars (neckwear)
cuffs (costume components)
dickeys
tuxedoes
Material Type
advertisements
chromolithographs
trade cards (advertising)
Places
New York City (New York state)

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