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Wallet

Wallet
Title
Wallet
Date 
1958
Medium 
Plastic
Dimensions 
4 1/2 x 3 1/4 x 1/4 in.
Description 
A brown plastic wallet like holder that may have been for a bank book. It is textured to look like snake skin or alligator and is printed in the inside in gold "50th Anniversary/ 1908-1958/ Rosedale Federal Savings & Loan Association/ 6708 Belair Road/ Baltimore 6, Maryland". Inside are pockets for papers and a pencil holder.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.2051
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group