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Trade card for J. & P. Coats' Best Six Cord Thread 50, location unknown, 1879

EP001.01.102.04.03.006 (RS160972)

Description

A figure in tartan and a figure in top hat and striped trousers carry a medal which reads "Republique Française." The caption reads "They Return."The card verso text states medals were won in Paris in 1878 and 1867 and in Philadelphia in 1876.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1879
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 2 1/4 x 3 3/4 inches
Dimensions
2 1/4x 3 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.
GUSN
268077
Reference Code
EP001.01.102.04.03.006

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
sewing (process)
thread
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Notions (Merchandise)

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