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The Pilot on the Deep (sheet music cover)
  • Atwill's Music Saloon, publisher
  • The Pilot on the Deep (sheet music cover), 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • lithograph
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 230 x 175 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 340 x 252 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/16 x 6 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 3/8 x 9 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1070

Vignette of a young male sailor clinging to a ship's rigging. Printed in lower center: "The pilot on the Deep, New York: Published at Stwill's Music Saloon, No. 201 Broadway."