Trade card for J. & P. Coats' Best Six Cord Cotton Thread, location unknown, 1881

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1881

GUSN

GUSN-268002

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Description

The card verso has a table listing sewing machine brands with the corresponding needle and thread numbers. The image caption reads "We Beat Them All."

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
sewing (process)
thread
locomotives
children (people by age group)
boys
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card ; 4 1/4 x 2 3/4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.102.04.02.031

Image Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton, May 23, 1924.

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Subjects

Notions (Merchandise)

Description Level

Item