George Keller, Electrical Contractor, mirror

Description (Brief)
Round, glass hand mirror with celluloid backing. On the back are images of birthstones arranged by month over a black border. The center is white, with black print. The mirror was a promotional item for George Keller, an electrical contractor in Brooklyn, N.Y. It has union markings.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
mirror
maker
Benjamin Harris Co.
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
metal (overall material)
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5.5 cm; 2 3/16 in
place made
United States: New York, New York
referenced
United States: New York, Brooklyn
ID Number
2006.0098.1452
catalog number
2006.0098.1452
accession number
2006.0098
subject
Celluloid
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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