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    FIVE CONTAINERS..

    Please note: Autographs from the Leonard Finger collection have not been autenticated by Spence/Grad but we believe these autographs to be as stated.

    Including a ZIEGFELD production! 3 1/2" silverplated cylindrical hinged container (hinge detached at bottom– easily repaired), inscribed on bottom "Standard. 100th Performance Too Much Johnson. Wm. Gillette Feb. 25, 1895." 3 1/2" silver-plated milk can, inscribed on lid "Souvenir 50th Performance The Dairy Farm 14th St. Theatre N.Y." 3" spelter container in shape of wicker wine jug with two attached shields inscribed "Souvenir 100 Performance Der Corner Grocer Jan. 20th 1894" and one for the 200th Performance of this show at the Germania Theatre. 1 1/2" high leaded glass makeup jar with silver lid depicting man on horseback, inscribed "Broadway Theatre Opera Company. Andrew A. McCormick: Manager. Souvenir 175th Performance DeKoven and Smith’s The Highwayman April 13th 1898." 2" high glass makeup jar with gilt brass lid with inset "ruby" inscribed around the collar "Manhattan Theatre. Wm. A. Brady and F. Ziegfeld Jr. Prop’s and Man’s Apr. 11th 98. 75th Time. ‘Way Down East.’"


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2003
    9th Tuesday
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