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Trade card, Red Pig Household Knives, The Robeson Cutlery Co., Rochester, New York

EP003.002.011 (RS276679)

Description

The caption text reads "Red Pig Household Knives are ground by the cold process not effecting the temper." The knife in the illustration is the "No. 2. Rip Snorter." Robeson manufactures "Shuredge" quality cutlery. The card verso has a piece so the card can stand on a flat surface. A.L. Sherk, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania is stamped on the verso.

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Details

Collection Name
Trade card albums collection
Collection Code
EP003
Physical Description
1 trade card : color illustration ; 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches
Dimensions
5 1/2x 3 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Anonymous donor 2001.
GUSN
319895
Reference Code
EP003.002.011

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
cutlery
kitchenware
knives
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Places
Rochester (Monroe county, New York state)
Chambersburg (Franklin county, Pennsylvania)

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