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trade card, Burdock Blood Bitters
  • United States
    Cosack & Company, printer
  • trade card, Burdock Blood Bitters, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 111 x 75 mm
    Object Height/Width: 4 3/8 x 2 15/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.8078

This card depicts a woman wearing a white dress and a white and pink hat. An upside down horse shoe frames her portrait.
The verso is a text advertisement for the product. The heading is “Suppositions.” At the bottom of the card is a stamped advertisement for a seller of the product: “Jno [sic, John] M. Gleissner & Co., Druggists, Abilene, Kans.”