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trade card, pink and gray wildflowers
  • United States
  • trade card, pink and gray wildflowers, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 139 x 103 mm
    Object Height/Width: 5 1/2 x 4 1/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7984

The recto shows pink and gray flowers in the foreground and a hazy mountain in the background.
The verso is text reading “Compliments of J. C. Northcraft, Druggist and Pharmacist.” This purveyor sells “fine toilet articles, perfumes, ladies satchels, &c.” There is a vase holding a bare branch with birds perched on it to the left of the text.