W.W. Randall

Description (Brief):

Two celluloid sheets fastened together over rotating disks that display numbers. On the back of the counter, one disk displays numbers in the "Games" window and the other disk in the "Points" window. The front and back are printed with advertising. The back also has a list of materials associated with particular wedding anniversaries.

Description (Brief)

Advertising piece for W. W. Randall of New York City. "Diamonds are trumps when you buy them of W. W. Randall."

Date Made: after 1870

Maker: Baldwin & Gleason Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York City

Subject: Jewelry


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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2006.0098.0635Accession Number: 2006.0098Catalog Number: 2006.0098.0635

Object Name: game counter

Physical Description: cellulose nitrate (overall material)metal (fasteners material)Measurements: overall: 3.6 cm x 7.5 cm x .1 cm; 1 7/16 in x 2 15/16 in x 1/16 inoverall: 1 1/2 in x 3 in x 1/16 in; 3.81 cm x 7.62 cm x .15875 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-4b83-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1325805

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