Chinese Irrigating Machine Worked by a Buffalo Plate II J. B. Meffert, del., tinted lithograph by Ackerman (New York) Measures 11 1/4" x 8 3/4"
Condition: Spine edge has chips and string-binding holes from being removed from book binding, also is creased. Paper edges are browning, small foxing spots on front of plate, plate appears dirty. 1/2 inch tear to right side edge, corners are worn, small pin hole to lower left corner of image, small smudge on lower right corner. Back of plate is also dirty and smudged.
Disbound lithograph from the Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan, Performed in the Years 1852, 1853 and 1854, Under the Command of Commodore M. C. Perry, United States Navy (Volume II) by Matthew Calbraith Perry, Francis L Hawks, and George Jones - United States Navy Department
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