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Catalog Number 2000X.11.9
Object Name Card, Advertising
Title Bell Organ Advertising Card
Date 1886
Year Range from 1886
Year Range to 1886
Description Advertising card for Bell Organs. Square paper card with three borders (white, green, white). Inside the second white border, at the top, is "Compliments of W. BELL & CO. ORGAN Manufacturers GUELPH, ONT." At the bottom of this border is a green stem, with white on it, extending up the right side, and a piece appears on the left, centre. Inside this border is a green square, with a picture of a little girl. The girl has blonde hair, a white bonnet with a pink puff on top, a white dress with pink bows at the shoulders. The portrait is of her upper half. Her arms are bare. "264" is on the bottom right, "BUFFORD" in the bottom left. On the reverse of card, printed in black type of various styles: "THE BELL ORGAN IS HE 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
ADVERTISEMENT
MUSIC - INSTRUMENTS
Dimensions 3.93/3.14 in. - Length/Width