The Teatotal Destruction of Sir John Barleycorn

Medium: cotton Technique: printed on plain weave | early 19th century

Unknown Maker

"If my Old Oman get to know of this here it'll make her mortal ill for she was a saying as she took sixteen cups of it"

Credit: Bequest of Elinor Merrell
Object: 1995-50-376

Image and text © Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, 2020
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