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Printer's Block

Object Number: 
2002.1.565
Date: 
1901
Medium: 
Metal, wood
Dimensions: 
4 1/2 x 5 7/8 x 7/8 in.
Description: 
This printer's block is made of steel sheathed in copper mounted on wood. This block has an advertisment for shoes on it. It has an image of Roman columns topped by a banner that reads "Spring '01" and below the words "Queen/ Quality/ Shoes/ New Spring and Summer styles...", in reverse. See also 2002.1.566
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group