This gold, metallic, oval medallion image decorated the front of the book Recollections of Mrs. Anderson’s School: A Book for Girls from 1851. The artist was not identified.
The gold medallion design was printed on a green fabric cover. This vintage image of book cover art could be used in a great variety of ways.
This image is copyright free and in the public domain anywhere that extends copyrights 70 years after death or at least 120 years after publication when the original illustrator is unknown.