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Catalog Data

Designer:
E. McKnight Kauffer, American, 1890–1954  Search this
Client:
Orient Line, Anderson, Green & Company Ltd., London, United Kingdom, 1879 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
Letterpress
Dimensions:
H x W: 8.3 × 14 cm (3 1/4 × 5 1/2 in.)
Type:
animals
Exhibitions
Luggage tag
Object Name:
Luggage tag
Made in:
England
Date:
ca. 1935
Description:
Luggage tag with a reinforced hole for a tie for the Orient Line's R.M.S. Orion. On recto, overlapping graphic rectangles in gold and brown, on white ground. Text in brown, upper center: To / ANDERSON GREEN & CO LTD / TILBURY DOCK ESSEX / BAGGAGE FOR; in white and gold, lower center: PASSENGER ORIENT LINE R.M.S. ORANTES. On verso, graphic lines and text in brown: BAGGAGE / IS CARRIED ENTIRELY AT PASSENGER'S RISK / BUT IT CAN BE INSURED UNDER THE SPECIAL / FACILITIES OFFERED BY THE / ORIENT LINE / HAVE YOU INSURED YOUR BAGGAGE.
Credit Line:
Private collection, New York
Accession Number:
12.2020.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4bf3d2aa5-e1aa-469e-9584-f32712b58346
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_12.2020.6