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Box/ Collar

Object Number: 
2002.1.721
Date: 
1866-1910
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
1 1/8 x 3 in. diameter
Description: 
This cardboard box held a removable collar. It is white with blue printing on the lid that reads "Ladies' Corded Edg'd Collars/ Warranted/ not to tear on the edge/ or burst or break, or cut the neck/ Patent applied for/ Manufactured by/ Furlong/ Paper Manufacturing Co./ Mechanic Falls, ME."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group