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Trade card for J. & P. Coats' Best Six Cord Cotton Thread, location unknown, 1881

EP001.01.102.04.02.031 (RS160886)

Description

The card verso has a table listing sewing machine brands with the corresponding needle and thread numbers. The image caption reads "We Beat Them All."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1881
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 4 1/4 x 2 3/4 inches
Dimensions
4 1/4x 2 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton, May 23, 1924.
GUSN
268002
Reference Code
EP001.01.102.04.02.031

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
boys
business (commercial function)
children (people by age group)
locomotives
sewing (process)
thread
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Notions (Merchandise)

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