El Gallito Cuban cigar label design engraving @late 1800s

This is a pre-print engraving of an old Cuban cigar label. The final (in colour) would end up in the inner side of the box lid.  Dates most likely from second quarter of 19th century or latest early 20th century.

                             EL GALLITO

                   FELIPE YBUZQUIZA y Ca

               Mistitulos Son mis Mercancia

Nice farmyard images of roosters and chickens and...image at right might be showing a cock fight.

On thick paper.

Water stain UR corner. Some discoloration top border.

 22 x 28 cm // 8 ¾” x 11 1/8”


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