This cardboard box held a removable collar. It is white with a black print on the lid of a seated woman adjusting a collar in front of a vanity mirror and reads "Ladies' Crimped Collar and Cuffs./ Gray's Patent. Patented Feb'ry 17, 1865." And on the side in red "Manufactured by the American Molded Collar Company, Boston."
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
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