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Box for the Elmwood Collar, Narragansett Collar Co., location unknown, ca. 1871

EP002.02.003 (RS130652)

Description

The size 15 1/2 is recorded on the leaf on the side of the box. The Elmwood Collar was patented September 12, 1871. The decorated lid has birds on a tree branch with a house in the background. The square box is green with the size printed on a leaf.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection, 2011 donation
Collection Code
EP002
Dates
ca. 1871
Physical Description
1 box ; 2 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches
Dimensions
2 1/2x 4 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
251896
Reference Code
EP002.02.003

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
clothing
collars (neckwear)
packaging
Material Type
boxes (containers)

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