|"Come, Now A Roundel" by Richard Doyle|
There were a few remaining, but the color had faded. Isn't this a beauty?
Apparently, a meal of 15 of these caps will drop you into the grave.
I've had this postcard in my possession since my early 20's; I think I bought it in Germany. Hadn't given it much thought over the years, and managed to resurrect it today, finally knowing the name of the wee mushroom traveler: Mr. Amanita Muscaria. And those grandfatherly morel men — sentries!