Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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trade card, ferns
  • United States
  • trade card, ferns, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 103 x 151.5 mm
    Object Height/Width: 4 1/16 x 5 15/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.8144

Varieties of ferns lay across this card extending from the lower right corner to the upper left corner. A bible verse is above and below the plants: “‘By man came death, by man came also the resurrection of the dead.’ 1 Cor. 15: 21.”