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trade card, green and black bird with red leaves
  • United States
  • trade card, green and black bird with red leaves, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph, embossing
  • Object Height/Width: 127 x 83.5 mm
    Object Height/Width: 5 x 3 5/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.8011
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Description

A bird with vibrant green, black, orange, and yellow feathers is perched on a woody plant. Red leaves grow from its branches. The bird is looking up into the upper left corner of the card. The background is a metallic gold.