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trade card, Tarrant's Seltzer Aperient
  • United States
    Donaldson Brothers, printer
    active 1872–1891
  • trade card, Tarrant's Seltzer Aperient, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: New York, New York, United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 102 x 65 mm
    Object Height/Width: 4 x 2 9/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7993
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Description

An old woman wearing a long yellow dress with a red pattern sits on a chair. She is accepting a bottle of the tonic from a young girl wearing a purple and yellow dress. A yellow and red flower is in the upper left corner of the card. Text at the bottom is an advertisement for the seltzer and its benefits to the liver, kidneys, and bowels.
The verso is a text advertisement for the medicine.