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Box of labels

Description

Rectangular pasteboard box of unused labels. Box interior slides out from exterior shell. Box navy blue w/ tan writing. Cambric strips of labels inside w/ red embroidered "P.", "N." and "D." Adhered sticker on front.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1933
Inscriptions
Printed on top: ""...ERED LETTERS/ C/ REGISTERED"" Printed on sides: ""WARRANTED FAST COLORS"" ""GERMANY.""... Printed on front, top: written label on sticker [covers inscription underneath]: ""P"" Sticker on side: ""P""
Material
embroidering
pasteboard (paper)
printing (process)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Descriptive terms
boxes (containers)
Cambric
Embroidered
embroidering
LABEL
labels (identifying artifacts)
Particle Board
pasteboard (paper)
printing (process)
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
0.875 x 0.5 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.33
Credit Line
Estate of Rosamond Gifford
GUSN
26511

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