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Poultry tag

Object Number: 
2002.1.4480
Date: 
1905-1930
Medium: 
Celluloid
Dimensions: 
1 1/2 x 5/8 in.
Description: 
Beige celluloid tab shaped like a standing chicken for tagging poultry packages; printed with feather patterns and in a egg shaped frame "Swift's Premium Milk Fed Chickens". The reverse reads the same with a patent date of 1905.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group