Watch Papers Collection

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  • Tags: Soldiers

Anonymous watch paper.

Woodcut. Standing warrior, holding spear in his proper right hand and shield in his proper left, looking back at ocean, ship, and smiling sun at right. Sickle, telescope, compass, and ladder on ground. Trees and buildings in background, at left.…

Anonymous watch paper.

Line-engraving. Portrait of Lafayette, beneath which reads "Honor the Brave Gen. Lafayette." Banded and ornamental border of circles and lines. Greenish-blue stains in center. Large slice of top border, along with smaller pieces around watch paper…