Safe/Haven Update

Due to a private event, the exhibition Safe/Haven will be closed to visitors from 2–5 pm on Friday, May 14.

Box/ Collar

Object Number: 
2002.1.729
Date: 
1866-1910
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
2 x 4 in. diameter
Description: 
This cardboard box held a removable collar. It is black and has a white label on the side with a central drawing of an eagle on a flag and reads in black "The Eagle Collar/ Linen Finish/ 13 Byron". The bottom reads "Licensed by the Mutual Collar Co./ Of New-York" and lists all patents from 1865-65.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group