Trade card for Corticelli, sewing silk and twist, Nonotuck Silk Co., Florence, Mass., undated

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

GUSN

GUSN-267045

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Description

A figure riding on a donkey holds an umbrella and reads a book. The bottom of the image reads "Chas. Shields Sons Lith., 20 & 22 Gold Street, New York." The card verso describes the silk thread made by the Nonotuck Silk Company.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
sewing (process)
needlework (visual works)
thread
silk (textile)
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card ; 4 1/2 x 3 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.102.01.01.006

Image Dimensions

4 1/2 x 3 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Helen Grady, March 26, 1985.

Places

Northampton (Hampshire County, Massachusetts)
New York City (New York state)

Record Details

Originator

Nonotuck Silk Company (Agency)

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Subjects

Notions (Merchandise)

Description Level

Item