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Sealing wax art, Dennison Manufacturing Co., Framingham, Mass.

EP001.12.003.001.013 (RS242424)

Description

The item is an instruction book for creating jewelry, enamel, and place cards out of sealing wax. Text on the back cover reads "From Goodman's Bookstore, 25 Hanover Street, Manchester, N.H." One book has a leaflet titles "Sealing Wax Beads and How to Make Them" with a newspaper clipping on the topic inside. There is a pamphlet titled "Dennison's Sealing Wax Craft" which has a color chart. A newspaper clipping titled "Pretty Things Made With Sealing Wax" is among the loose items.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1922
Acquisition Type
Library & Archives Purchase
Date of Acquisition
2000
Physical Description
2 books, 24 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 7 3/4 x 5 inches
Dimensions
7 3/4x 5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
267232
Reference Code
EP001.12.003.001.013

Record details

Descriptive Terms
Dennison Manufacturing Co.
Goodman's Bookstore
advertising
artists' materials
beads (pierced objects)
boxes (containers)
business (commercial function)
enamel (fused coating)
necklaces
paint (coating)
pendants (jewelry)
place cards
wax
wax-modeling
Material Type
books
instructional materials
Places
Framingham (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Manchester (Hillsborough county, New Hampshire)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Art and photography supplies: Art and craft supplies

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