Tin advertising figure

Object Number: 
2002.1.3683
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
5 x 3 3/4 in.; 2 3/4 x 2 in.
Description: 
A pair of cut out tin advertising figures, a brown cow and calf. The cow is printed on the front "De Laval cream Separators/ The World's Standard", and on the rear "Send For New Catalogue/ De Laval Cream Separators.../ Branches and Agencies Everywhere/ 1,000,000 In Use.../ Save $10 to $15 Per Cow/ Every Year Of Use." The calf is printed on the front "De Laval Skim Milk For Me" and on the reverse "The Greater Feeding Value of Warm, Sweet, Pure Skim Milk/ Alone Soon Pays For/ A De Laval Cream Separator."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group