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[Documentary Artifact]

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Accession Number: 1969.65.15

Physical Description: Rectangular embossed color postcard depicting Halloween scene. Blue and red posies spell out the words ?HAPPY / HALLoWE?EN? above a pair of facing black cats. Flanked by black cats both standing atop, and holding, orange jack-o-lanterns. All cats are wearing orange kerchiefs around their necks. Green and red apples dangle from a string printed across top. White ground with red border. Reverse is printed with mailing directions, but has no handwritten marks.

History of Object: Unknown.

Date: 1908

Dimensions (in cm): 9.00 (H) 14.00 (W)

Marks/Inscriptions: [printed text on front] HAPPY / HALLoWE?EN / PAINTING ONLY COPYRIGHTED BY INTERNATIONAL ART PUB. CO. / 1908 // [printed text on reverse] ?POST CARD / International Art Publishing Co. / NEW YORK BERLIN . . . . //

Index Terms

Associations and Subjects

    Theme/topic: Holidays
    Origin, Place of: New York (N.Y.)
    Theme/topic: Halloween

Creators and Contributors

    International Art Publishing Company

Status: Cataloged

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