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trade card, Ariosa Coffee no. 40
  • United States
    Sarony, Major, & Knapp, printer
    active circa 1846–1892
  • trade card, Ariosa Coffee no. 40, 1889
  • Where object was made: New York, New York, United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 127 x 76 mm
    Object Height/Width: 5 x 3 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.8033

Pods of peas still growing on vines are in the foreground. More plants recede into the distance. A sun is on the horizon.
The verso is a text advertisement for Arbuckle’s Ariosa Coffee by the Arbuckle Bros. Coffee Company of New York. It also provides cooking notes and recipes for peas.