Overall: 19 1/2 x 17 in. ( 49.5 x 43.2 cm )
printed: bottom right: Henry Spear, Printer, 62 Wall Street, corner of Pearl
printed: all over: "The Birds of America/ BY JOHN JAMES AUDUBON, F.R.S.S.L. & E./ PRESENTED TO THE / MERCANTILE LIBRARY ASSOCIATION,/ BY A MEMBER OF ITS MEMBERS AND FRIENDS./ Th
Silk lithographed presentation broadside of the Mercantile Library Association; printed text and floral scroll decoration in the corners and sides in blue ink on white silk; embroidered with white silk thread across the top and down the sides; silk embroidered ribbon with a floral pattern in green, pink, and blue with blue fringe; attached to wooden roller with nails at top.
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