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trade card, the "Climax," Hill Brothers, New York
  • United States
    Giles Lith. Co., printer
    active 1800s
  • trade card, the "Climax," Hill Brothers, New York, 1886
  • Where object was made: New York, New York, United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 164 x 88 mm
    Object Height/Width: 6 7/16 x 3 7/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7961
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Description

The recto depicts a well-dressed woman in a blue dress carrying a red parasol and wearing a tall yellow hat (the climax). Text at the bottom advertises for Hill Brothers, New York.
The verso is a text advertisement for fashionable millinery from New York for spring and summer 1886.