Trade card for J. & P. Coats' Best Six Cord Thread 50, location unknown, 1879

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1879

GUSN

GUSN-268077

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Description

A figure in tartan and a figure in top hat and striped trousers carry a medal which reads "Republique Française." The caption reads "They Return."The card verso text states medals were won in Paris in 1878 and 1867 and in Philadelphia in 1876.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
sewing (process)
thread
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.102.04.03.006

Image Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Subjects

Notions (Merchandise)

Description Level

Item