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trade card, Danemark
  • United States
    E. P. & L. Restein Pub., printer
    active 1864–1912
  • trade card, Danemark, 1881
  • untitled
  • Where object was made: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 105 x 76 mm
    Object Height/Width: 4 1/8 x 3 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.8004.02

A woman wearing a knee-length traditional Danish dress and holding a red and white flag holds up an image of a green and yellow postage stamp. The stamp has a black “X” on it, with the word “Danemark” (Denmark) inside one of the x’s bars.