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Catalog Number 2000X.11.8
Object Name Card, Advertising
Title Bell Organ Advertising Card
Date 1886
Year Range from 1886.0
Year Range to 1886.0
Description Advertising Card; square paper card with three borders (white, green, white). Inside the second white border, at the top,printed in brown, is "Compliments of W. BELL & CO. ORGAN Manufacturers GUELPH, ONT." At the bottom of this border is a green stem, with little blue flowers on it, extending up the left side, and a piece appears on the right, centre. Inside this border is a green square, with a picture of a little girl. The girl has brown hair, a white bonnet, a white dress with blue vertical lines on it. The bonnet is tied with a pink ribbon at her chin, and there is a pink ribbon at her back. The portrait is of her upper half. Her arms are bare. "264" is on the bottom right, "BUFFORD" in the bottom left. The back is printed in black of various styles of type: "THE BELL ORGAN IS THE LEADING INSTRUMENT Twenty-two years experience. Quality of Tone and Workmanship Unsurpassed. W. BELL & CO., GUELPH,..CANADA. BRANCHES AT Hamilton, Ont, St. Thomas, Ont. London, Eng."
People Bell, William
Search Terms Bell Piano and Organ Company Limited
Subjects COMMERCIAL
COSTUME - CHILD
MUSIC - INSTRUMENTS
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Dimensions 3.93/3.14 in. - Length/Width