Charge plate

Object Number: 
2002.1.4814
Date: 
1930-1950
Medium: 
Paper, metal, leather
Dimensions: 
2 1/2 x 1 5/8 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
A small dark blue leather pouch embossed on the front "Charga-Plate". Inside is a metal and paper charge plate resembling a military dog tag, emossed with the name and address of Bella Landauer with a paper card crimped onto the reverse that reads "B. Altman & Co./ New York, N.Y.", with a line for customer signature.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group