Trade card portrait of singer Nellie Melba, Mason & Hamlin Pianos, Boston, Mass.

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

GUSN

GUSN-317359

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Description

The item caption reads "Melba writes A preference for the Mason & Hamlin Piano indicates a superior musical nature." Dame Nellie Melba was a famous Australian soprano.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
music
musical instruments
pianos
singers
portraits
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card : portrait ; 5 3/4 x 3 1/2 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.082.02.01.064

Image Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Will Twombly, 2015.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Mason and Hamlin Co. (Publisher)

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Other People

Melba, Nellie, Dame, 1861-1931

Description Level

Item