Overall: 21 1/2 x 26 1/2 in. ( 54.6 x 67.3 cm )
printed: in center: "CITY - HALL NEW - YORK"
printed: in ovals: "PINE APPLES fine PINE APPLES/ Here's fine ripe WATERMELONS/ Sweet potatoes Carolina potatoes/ Baked PEARS/ Fine ripe STRAWBERRIES/ ..."
Copperplate-printed cotton kerchief depicting City Hall in the center surrounded by fourteen scenes of New York City street life in ovals divided by leaves; decorative border; printed with brown ink on a white ground.
Collins, Herbert Ridgeway. Threads of History: Americana Recorded on Cloth, 1775 to the Present. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1979.
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