Nichols' Bark & Iron.

Stone engraving, c.1880.
Card size 5 1/2 x 3 1/2" (13.9 x 8.8 cm).
Good condition, minor dings around the edges and a small spot of skinning on the advertisement on the back.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 97406
Price: $75.00
Publisher :
A trade card for Nichols' Bark & Iron, using the imagery of the Statue of Liberty. Printed in the lower margin is "The Bartholdi Statue. Bedloe's Island. New York Harbor. A gift from the French people to America. The statue is of copper bronze, 148 ft. in height, mounted on a stone pedestal 150 ft. high. The torch displays a powerful electric light."

On the back is an advertisement for medicinal products by Nichols' Bark & Iron, "an invaluable and never-failing remedy."

In the background is the island of Manhattan with the Brooklyn Bridge spanning the East River.
18th-19th Century Subjects , Ephemera , Trade Cards