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trade card, pink rose, New Process Starch
  • United States
  • trade card, pink rose, New Process Starch, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 116 x 73 mm
    Object Height/Width: 4 9/16 x 2 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.8008

A pink rose is depicted on a white background with a blue border around the edge of the card. In the upper left corner, the edge of the background is shown as peeled back, revealing a light blue color underneath.
The verso is a text advertisement for new process starch. Some text has been worn or peeled off, resulting in a loss of information on the manufacturer and product.