Houdan Cock, from the Zoo Fowls series (E31) issued by The Philadelphia Confections Co. to promote Zoo Caramels
Issued by The Philadelphia Confections Co.
Commercial color lithograph
Sheet: 2 5/8 × 1 1/2 in. (6.7 × 3.8 cm)
The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick
Burdick 314, E31.5
Not on view
Trade cards from the "Zoo Fowls" series (E31), issued in 1910 by The Philadelphia Confections Company to promote Zoo Caramels.
Inscription: Printed text along lower edge of card: HOUDAN COCK. Printed text on verso of card: This card is one of a/ set of FIFTY "ZOO"/ cards, as follows:[list of chickens and roosters included in set]/ One of the above cards is wrap-/ped with every ZOO caramel./ The Philadelphia/ Confections
Jefferson R. Burdick; Donor: Jefferson R. Burdick (American, 1900–1963)