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Catalog Number 2000X.11.3
Object Name Card, Advertising
Title Bell Organ Advertising Card
Date 1885
Year Range from 1885
Year Range to 1885
Description Advertising Card for Bell Organs. Rectangular paper card with white border. Inside the border is a sailboat, with its sails down, with a red flag at the top of the main mast and back mast. There is an American flag at the back of the ship. The ship is sailing, there is a steam tube in the centre (black with a thick red stripe.) "THE BELL ORGAN" is printed diagonally at the top, slanting up from the left side. There is a leaf design on either side of "THE" The boat's reflection is visible in the water. In the In the bottom right is a signature, possibly "GB". On the back of the card, brown paper is glued, hiding much of the printing on the top. "Than a" "21 Years of Experience" "W. BELL & CO., Guelph Ontario." is printed in the centre and at the bottom. Boat appears to be the same as in X2000.11.2.
People Bell, William
Search Terms Bell Piano and Organ Company Limited
Subjects ADVERTISEMENT
COMMERCIAL
SCENES - RIVERS/LAKES/OCEANS
TRANSPORTATION - WATER (BOAT/CANOE)
MUSIC - INSTRUMENTS
Dimensions 4.52/2.95 in. - Length/Width