Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

trade card, children's band
  • United States
  • trade card, children's band, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 94 x 62 mm
    Object Height/Width: 3 11/16 x 2 7/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.8124

Five children play instruments and walk outside. The instruments include a drum, two pot or pan lids used as cymbals, and a funnel being played as a horn. One child carries a flag and a sword. A chicken runs in front of them.