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Printed textile of plan of NYC

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1834
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 29 x 26 in. ( 73.7 x 66 cm )
Description: 
Copperplate-printed silk kerchief with a plan of New York City below Fourteenth St., circa 1834; map indicates streets, churches, and schools; legend in right lower corner; American bald eagle armorial upper left ; printed in black, yellow, red and pale green; decorative border.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Object Number: 
1944.302
Marks: 
embroidered: top left corner: "James Lawrence/ Jan. 1./ 1834" printed: all over: "PLAN of/ the CITY of/ NEW-YORK/ HUDSON RIVER/ LAFAYETTE'S Landing/ Mondy Augt 16, 1824/ EAST RIVER/ ..."
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1834
eMuseum Object ID: 
252
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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