Sealing wax art, Dennison Manufacturing Co., Framingham, Mass.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

Date

1922

Location Note

Product catalogues: Art and photography supplies: Art and craft supplies

GUSN

GUSN-267232

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Description

The item is an instruction book for creating jewelry, enamel, and place cards out of sealing wax. Text on the back cover reads "From Goodman's Bookstore, 25 Hanover Street, Manchester, N.H." One book has a leaflet titles "Sealing Wax Beads and How to Make Them" with a newspaper clipping on the topic inside. There is a pamphlet titled "Dennison's Sealing Wax Craft" which has a color chart. A newspaper clipping titled "Pretty Things Made With Sealing Wax" is among the loose items.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wax
beads (pierced objects)
necklaces
pendants (jewelry)
enamel (fused coating)
boxes (containers)
place cards
paint (coating)
advertising
business (commercial function)
artists' materials
wax-modeling
books
instructional materials

Physical Description

2 books, 24 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 7 3/4 x 5 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Date of Acquisition

2000

Reference Code

EP001.12.003.001.013

Acquisition Type

Library & Archives Purchase

Image Dimensions

7 3/4 x 5 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Framingham (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Manchester (Hillsborough county, New Hampshire)

Record Details

Material Type

books
instructional materials

Descriptive Terms

Dennison Manufacturing Co.
Goodman's Bookstore

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Product catalogues: Art and photography supplies: Art and craft supplies