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Advertising

Advertising
Advertising
Title
Advertising
Date 
1930-1950
Medium 
Plastic
Dimensions 
6 1/8 x 1 in.
Description 
This white plastic ruler is printed with a scale in 1/16 of an inch on one side below the words in black "Established Over 25 Years/ Metropolitan Advertising Co./ General Advertising Agents/ 120 Liberty St./ New York Telephone Rector 450-1-2-3". The reverse reads the same.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.3282
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group