Overall: 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. ( 6.4 x 6.4 cm )
handwritten: on accompanying envelope: "Piece of a Bale of Cotton/Sold at the N. York Cotton/Exchange by John H. Draper/for $300.00 for the Memphis/Sufferers."
handwritten: on accompanying envelope: "Nov. 18/75"
Piece of cotton fiber from a bale of cotton sold at the New York Cotton Exchange.
Gift of Dr. John E. Stillwell, 1925
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