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Box/ Collar

Object Number: 
2002.1.2153
Date: 
1866-1910
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
2 x 3 3/4 in. diameter
Description: 
This cardboard box held a removable collar. It is light blue and beige with printing on the lid that reads "The Most Economical/ Patent Reversible/ Collar Ever Invented/ Patented Feb. 7. 1865.". A label on the side reads in green and beige "Reversible Stitch Collar/ Linen Face/ The Stitching on these Collars has the same appearance on both sides./ The Reversible Collar Co. Boston".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group