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Early Engravings of Washington Crossing the Delaware and The Battle of Trenton [New Jersey]

Important and rare engravings. Double sided.
Print Type: Engraving
Date: First half 19th century
Origin: United States
Demensions: 5 x 8 1/2"
Subject: Americana American Revolution
Notes & Literature: The Battle of Trenton was a small but pivotal battle during the American Revolutionary War which took place on the morning of December 26, 1776, in Trenton, New Jersey. [6] After General George Washington's crossing of the Delaware River north of Trenton the previous night, Washington led the main body of the Continental Army against Hessian soldiers garrisoned at Trenton. After a brief battle, nearly the entire Hessian force was captured, with negligible losses to the Americans. The battle significantly boosted the Continental Army's flagging morale, and inspired re-enlistments.
Condition Report: Edges have normal toning. Light staining left edge. Engravings on both sides of sheet..

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Early Engraving of Washington Crossing Delaware

Estimate $300 - $400Jan 26, 2019