Printing/ sign

Object Number: 
2002.1.3298
Date: 
1898
Medium: 
Cardboard
Dimensions: 
14 x 11 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
An off-white cardboard sign with a paper calendar for the year 1898 with a tear-off page for each month mounted in the lower center surrounded by reproductions of printed advertising and product labels from many diverse manufacturers with the words "Steel Engraved Labels/ These Labels Are Postively Fast Black And Will Not Fall Apart./ Neckwear, Underwear, Shirts Of All Kinds, Boys And/ Ladies Shirt Waists, Etc./ Samples and Estimates Given/ It is the only label worthy of merit.../ 208 Greene St., (Near W. 3rd. St.,)/ J.L.& M Jacobs, New York."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group