The Aztec Children
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The Aztec Children

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Date made: n.d.
Maker: Currier & Ives
Place: New York, New York
Image size: Image: 13 1/4 x 9 in.; 33.655 x 22.86 cm
ID number: DL*60.3491
Negative number: 2003-19994


Color advertising print of a fashinably dressed couple being waited on by two small Indians. The Indians wear gold-trimmed dresses with sunflower-shaped collars and ankle bands. Testimonial text beneath the image ends with the statement that "These wonderful Children are on exhibition every day and evening at BARNUM's AMERICAN MUSEUM..."