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Trade card for J. & P. Coats' Best Six-Cord Thread, location unknown, 1880

EP001.01.102.04.02.056 (RS160889)

Description

The inside of the card has a table listing sewing machine brands with the corresponding needle and thread numbers. A.S. March & Company are the sole agents in Boston, Massachusetts. The card illustration is done in blue and silver colors.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1880
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 6 x 3 3/4 inches
Dimensions
6x 3 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton, February 28, 1927.
GUSN
268053
Reference Code
EP001.01.102.04.02.056

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
sewing (process)
thread
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Notions (Merchandise)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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