Description

    FLORA DE LOUIS FROMMER ADELINA PATTI CIGARS 1883 ADVERTISING SIGN. This very early advertising sign for Adelina Patti Cigars is in excellent condition. Dated 1883 and approximately 28 ¼" by 33" it shows this vaudeville actress, who states, "I’m sure the cigars will be of so good a quality as to leave a pleasant recollection of their namesake.".In our first Provenance Auction we had several things from the Finger Collection that were attributed to Patti. A very unique cross category piece. This signage is extremely early for cigar advertising and quite a nice large size to be in such great condition. The border of the sign have been made to look like a wooden frame. What a great piece of advertising with wonderful display presence. (# This item may require additional shipping charges).

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    Nov-Dec, 2003
    10th-9th Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 528
    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 42 days left to consign to the 2018 March 17 Texana Grand Format Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    We had a wonderful time in New York during the October 2013 Historical Manuscripts auction that featured my mother’s papers collected during her tenure as Martin Luther King, Jr.’s secretary. In fact, the entire experience from beginning to end has been a pleasure.
    Howard Ballou,
    Brandon, MS
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 December 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 December 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,737,332