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trade card, showing samples
  • United States
    James R. Harrison, printer
    active 1800s
  • trade card, showing samples, 1881
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 77 x 118 mm
    Object Height/Width: 3 1/16 x 4 5/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.8002

A young salesman sits perched on a chair, his case open at his feet, and attempts to persuade an older man sitting next to him to buy his products. Two people are looking through a window in the background.