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Newstand Calendar (towel)
  • J. Frederick Smith
    active circa 1930s
    born: Pasadena, California, United States
  • Newstand Calendar (towel), early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0874

Exterior. A woman with a towel wrapped around her shoulders stands in a wooden washbasin with flowers and grasses around the base of it, and holds a bar of soap and a brush on a stick. Next to the basin is a water pump, covered in vines. Vines also hang down around her shoulders.