Lot 253: 1859 J. Crutchett Mount Vernon Wooden Wall Hanging 80mm George Washington Print
October 29, 2016
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
1859 J. Crutchett Mount Vernon Wood Wall Hanging
1859-Dated. J. Crutchett Mount Vernon Wall Hanging. Wood, 80mm with Central Print displaying a Bust of George Washington. Choice Extremely Fine.
This original round display is made from wood grown on the grounds of George Washington's home estate, Mount Vernon. The central highly detailed sharp black print shows the "Goddess Liberty" with a circular George Washington portrait, with Mount Vernon on hill just above. Engraved by American Bank Note Company with H. Billings design. Small pencil eraser size central puncture in the reverse printed text paper, otherwise the decorative front is excellent for display.