Chrononomy

Chrononomy

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Description (Brief)
Black and white print of two women on either side of a large scroll. One is seated holding a book entitled Phrenonomy;the other woman is standing. The scroll details an elaborate scheme for finding the day of the week for any date as well as finding the day of the month. The two women are presumably Rosette R. and Emma E. Pike, who held the copyright.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lithograph
Object Type
Lithograph
date made
1847
Pike, Rosetta R.
Pike, Emma E.
maker
Sarony & Major
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 9 1/2 in x 13 1/4 in; 24.13 cm x 33.655 cm
overall: 13 1/2 in x 17 1/2 in; 34.29 cm x 44.45 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2365
catalog number
60.2365
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Education
Chronology: 1840-1849
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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