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Box for Children's Long Combs no. 50, The India Rubber Comb Company, New York, New York, undated

EP002.02.030 (RS133284)

Description

The Company is the sole manufacturer under Goodyear's Patents of India Rubber and Gutta Percha Combs. The latest patent on the box is May 5, 1865. The horseshoe shaped white box has blue lettering and a green border.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection, 2011 donation
Collection Code
EP002
Physical Description
1 box ; 1 1/4 x 5 1/4 x 5 inches
Dimensions
1 1/4x 5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
253209
Reference Code
EP002.02.030

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
children (people by age group)
combs (grooming tools)
packaging
Material Type
boxes (containers)
Places
New York City (New York state)

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