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trade card, 4 Miles to Cork
  • United States
    Raphael Tuck & Sons' Advertising Card Dept., printer
    active 1866–1959
  • trade card, 4 Miles to Cork, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 114 x 86 mm
    Object Height/Width: 4 1/2 x 3 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.8059

A man carries dead chickens in a pack strapped to his back and has two pigs on a rope leash. He is walking in a snowy landscape and looks at a signpost which reads, “4 Miles to Cork.”