Box/ Collar

Object Number: 
2002.1.723
Date: 
1869-1910
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
4 x 4 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.
Description: 
This cardboard box is shaped like a book and held a removable collar. It is dark green with a central image of a gold collar with impressed lettering that reads "Album Collar/ Reversible Collar Co./ Boston Mass." A label on the inside lists in red on white instructions and patent dates from 1854-1869.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group