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Trade card for John James & Sons, manufacturers of all description of sewing needles and machine needles, Redditch, England, 1881

EP001.01.102.02.01.001 (RS159694)

Description

A little girl in red presents a needle holder for the Eggeyd Sharps No. 5. An 1881 calendar is shown on the card verso. The card was printed by F. Appel in Paris, France.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1881
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 4 3/4 x 3 1/4 inches
Dimensions
4 3/4x 3 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton, February 28, 1927.
GUSN
267079
Reference Code
EP001.01.102.02.01.001

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
needles (piercing tools)
sewing (process)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Notions (Merchandise)
Places
Redditch (Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom)
Paris (Ville de Paris department, Île-de-France, France)

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