Inscribed at top, below clipper, "nimweigen"; at center, next to steamship, "Bright Red Flag against Brownish / Black Smoke, smoke stack Red / with Black top"; below, next to same ship, "Just in".
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Nineteenth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1978-1980. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1981, p. 190.
Trimmed irregularly around inscription, 6 15/16 inches (176 mm) at widest point.
Davis, Cecily Langdale, former owner.