Printed, beneath image: The above design was given & drawn in the trance state, May 22nd 1858 at Marlow, N.H. by J.L.D. Otis, in presence of Erastus Nichols, James Shepard, Jonathan Carpenter, George Shepardson, Catherine Otis and Electa Shepardson in two hours and 58 minutes; lower right: L. H. Bradford & Co's Lith.
Raymond G. Clifton (1895-1968), Pine Cupboard Antique Shop, Franklin, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1959.
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