Philadelphia 1876 Expo souvenir silk jacquard George Washington w/ EagleBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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United States Centennial- Independence Memento Souvenir.
(United States, George Washington, American Eagle, Philadelphia Centennial Expo, Celebrations, 1876, tourist souvenirs, Steam Ship, Train, International Exhibition).
Issued 1876, Philadelphia. Champromv & A. Larcer (visible at bottom corners of item).
Framed souvenir silk jacquard souvenir, embroidered with different colored silk thread with images of George Washington, the seal of the United States, the Philadelphia exhibition hall, and other symbols of technological progress.
Framed long ago by a previous owner, early French language framers tag on reverse.
Attractive and well-preserved, still worth of ownership and display. Any age flaws easy to forgive.
Item sold as acquired and as seen in short video. It has not been removed or examined outside the frame.
Glass fronted frame measures 10 3/4" H x 6 1/2" W.