Printer's Block

Object Number: 
2002.1.564
Date: 
1880-1920
Medium: 
Metal, wood
Dimensions: 
4 3/8 x 6 1/4 x 7/8 in.
Description: 
This printer's block is made of steel sheathed in copper mounted on wood. This block has an image of a man loading a sack of flour into a basket of groceries and the words "The Best in the Basket/ It's a Biscuit Flour/ It's a Pastry Flour/ It's a Bread Flour/ Its a Cake Flour/ It's Washburn-Crosby's/ Gold Medal Flour/ The Very Highest Quality", in reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group