Briggs & Co.'s patent transferring papers, patented for the United States of American, sole inventors and patenters, Briggs & Co., New York, New York

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1880s

Location Note

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

GUSN

GUSN-314749

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Description

The book has transfer designs for embroidery projects. Text on the title page reads "A warm iron passed over the back of these papers transfers the pattern to any fabric." Designs are missing on pages 33-34, 75-78 and 117-118.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
embroidering
needlework (visual works)
transfer paper
books

Physical Description

1 book, 184 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.12.003.001.019

Image Dimensions

8 3/4 x 5 1/2 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard and Jane Nylander, 1993.

Places

New York City (New York state)

Record Details

Originator

Briggs & Co. (Publisher)

Material Type

books

Description Level

Item

Location Note

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