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Advertisement for Cast steel saws manufactured by Welch & Griffiths

GC002.02.011 (RS129544)

Description

This handbill for Welch & Griffiths circular saws shows an engraving of the factory at the top with description and warranty below. There is an elaborate border around the whole handbill.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1842-1852
Physical Description
1 wood engraving
Dimensions
18x 13.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR11OVR
GUSN
198864
Reference Code
GC002.02.011

Record details

Originator
Wright & Mallory (Engraver)
Other Organizations
Welch & Griffiths
Descriptive Terms
circular saws
crosscut saws
factories (structures)
hand saws
manufacturers
pit saws
warranties
Material Type
handbills
prints (visual works)
wood engravings (prints)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 11-20
Publications Referencing This Collection
Groce, George C., Wallace, David H.. The New-York Historical Society's dictionary of artists in America, 1564-1860 / by George C. Groce and David H. Wallace.. // Page 705..
Physical Access Restrictions
fair - some staining

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