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ADVERTISING; CIRCUS

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ADVERTISING; CIRCUS

Estimate: $600 - $800

Andrew Downie's Circus framed poster, framed autographed photo of P.T. Barnum (1875), Red Kamel Turkish cigar lighter, and figural mold of a man seated on an elephant; Wood, enameled iron; Poster: 41 1/2" x 27 1/2"

Poster: vintage condition. Heavy overall toning and original creases to sheet. Tears and losses throughout, mainly along folds. Some surface soiling and fading of pigments. Not examined out of frame. Lighter: missing striker, with scratches



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