This is an original 1912 halftone print of the largest cheese wheel in the world at the time-- made in Appleton, Wisconsin, and exhibited at the National Dairy Show in Chicago, Illinois. The caption writes, "[the cheese] weighed over 12,000 pounds. The cost of building this huge appetizer was nearly $6,000."
This 99+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine ++
Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 3.25 inches; 14 x 8 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: dairy product, Dairyland