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Box of calling cards

Description

Cream cardboard box, RHS monogram on cover, contains about 100 calling cards for Walter Gropius. Cards measure 3" x 1 1/2".

Details

Maker
R. H. Stearns & Co.
Date
1937-1940
Inscriptions
"RHS / RH. STEARNS COMPANY / BOSTON" (On box.)
"WALTER GROPIUS / LINCOLN, MASSACHUSETTS, USA" (On cards.)
Associated Building
Original To Gropius House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cardboard
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
United States
Descriptive terms
Card, Calling
cardboard
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
visiting cards
People and organizations
Gropius, Walter, 1883-1969
Dimensions
1 1/2 x 3 1/4 x 4 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1984.1252
Credit Line
Bequest of Ise Gropius
GUSN
258588

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