Declaration of Independence
Overall: 27 1/2 x 28 in. ( 69.8 x 71.1 cm )
Copper-engraved silk kerchief with a facimile of the Declaration of Independence, with portraits of Washington, Jefferson, and Adams and the seals of the original 13 states; spread eagles in the lower cornersand garlanded stars in the upper; laurel garland border; black ink printed on a yellow ground.
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
printed: allover: "IN CONGRESS, JULY 4, 1776./ THE UNANIMOUS DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE OF THE THIRTEEN STATES/ OF/ AMERICA/ When in the course of human events..."
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