[Advertising card for patent jeweled Illuminated mortar].

[Advertising card for patent jeweled Illuminated mortar].

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F. McLewee.
1 item : colored ; 17 x 11 cm
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Advertising card features colorful illustration of illuminated metal mortar finished in pure gold leaf and studded with imported convex glasses of ruby crystal and emerald.
Verso includes text detailing Illuminated mortar for day and night signage.
"Inventor, patentee and manufacturer of illuminated mortars, crystal primatic [sic] signs, gas and oil fixtures for drug stores a specialty" -- printed on verso.
Shakespeare quote along upper edge of verso: "For he doth give us bold advertisements".
Title from caption.
Purchase; Charles B. Wood; 2012; 1000120318
Digitized in-house October 2014.