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Trade card portrait of singer Nellie Melba, Mason & Hamlin Pianos, Boston, Mass.

EP001.01.082.02.01.064 (RS261117)

Description

The item caption reads "Melba writes A preference for the Mason & Hamlin Piano indicates a superior musical nature." Dame Nellie Melba was a famous Australian soprano.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card : portrait ; 5 3/4 x 3 1/2 inches
Dimensions
5 3/4x 3 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Will Twombly, 2015.
GUSN
317359
Reference Code
EP001.01.082.02.01.064

Record details

Originator
Mason and Hamlin Co. (Publisher)
Other People
Melba, Nellie, Dame, 1861-1931
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
music
musical instruments
pianos
portraits
singers
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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