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Catalog Number 2016.007.003
Object Name Plate, Engraving
Description One engraving plate used for printing Hudson's newspaper advertisements in the Detroit News and the Detroit Free Press. The rectangular plate is made from a thin sheet of magnesium which has several photo-engraved areas that show images of two female models who are wearing stylish clothing. One of the models has a large dog on a leash. The images are shown in reverse. The back of the plate is green and has printed text that shows "Dow, Dowtech, Deadline. Precision Magnesium Engraving Plate."
Collection Business/Stores/Retail
Date 1970s
Dimensions H-12 W-9.5 D-0.125 inches
Material Metal
Search Terms Hudson's
Newspaper Advertisements
Magnesium Engraving Plate