This object is currently on display in room 202 as part of Plastics. There is one other image of this object. See our image rights statement.

 

See more objects with the tag rubber, sales, sample, sewing.

See more objects with the color darkslategrey rosybrown grey darkolivegreen or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1940

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2019

Buttons On Sales Card (USA), ca. 1851

This is a Buttons on Sales Card. It is dated ca. 1851 and we acquired it in 1940. Its medium is molded vulcanized rubber, printed cardboard. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Syncellus L. Mount. It is credited Gift of Syncellus L. Mount.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 20.2 × 12.2 × 0.8 cm (7 15/16 × 4 13/16 × 5/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Buttons On Sales Card (USA), ca. 1851; molded vulcanized rubber, printed cardboard; H x W x D: 20.2 × 12.2 × 0.8 cm (7 15/16 × 4 13/16 × 5/16 in.); Gift of Syncellus L. Mount; 1940-106-1

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18558353/ |title=Buttons On Sales Card (USA), ca. 1851 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=16 September 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>