April 23, 2021 09:00 AM EDT Downingtown, PA


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1893 Chicago World's Fair board, scarce

1893 Chicago World's Fair board, a scarce souvenir consisting of a colorful lithographed paper on heavy board that is a bird's-eye view of the Midway Plaisance, in the center is a lithographed tin Ferris Wheel which was the great attraction of the fair, the wheel indicates the maker as Hamilton-Myers Co. of Middletown, Pennsylvania, 20" x 4". Provenance: Flora Gill Jacobs private collection, Noel Barrett Auctions, 2014.

Condition:Excellent condition, with some light scuffing to tin.

Estimate: $300 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$554
04/23/2021

 

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