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1792 Peace Medal Bookplate with George Washington
Date made not marked
Maker not marked
USA
Line engraving on paper
Sheet: 12-5/8"h x 9"w
Gift of Dr. William L. and Mary B. Guyton Collection
86.61.201

George Washington bookplate line engraving; oval image in border like pendant frame with ring at top; Washington at right standing in uniform with right arm extended toward Indian offering smoking pipe in left hand; Indian has three feathers atop head and two hanging at back of bald head; an ox lies at the foot of Indian; two oxen plough in middle ground; reads above image "PL. XVIII."; reads beneath image "GEORGE WASHINGTON/ PRESIDENT./ 1792." Reverse is blank.