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"P. Knapp Persian Thread" Box

1953.580AB (RS247572)

Description

Small flat rectangular paper box with cover. White paper manufacturer's label affixed to cover with printed text in black ink. Text and emblem are contained within rectangular frame of flourishes, printed in black ink. Sides of cover and box are covered in dark blue paper. Paper label affixed to front side of cover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Superior 3 Cord" arched over a crowned crest flanked on the left by a lion and on the right by a unicorn. Stamped below the crest emblem, text reads : " Persian / THREAD / Assorted Colors, / MANUFACTURED / & WARRANTED BY / P. Knapp. " (printed)
" SUPERIOR THREAD / P. KNAPP. / WARRANTED 100 YDS / ASSORTED COLORS " (printed)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Box
boxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
1 x 7 3/8 x 8 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1953.580AB
Credit Line
Parson Smith House
GUSN
311897

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