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

    10" lacquered & bronzed spelter figurine of pirate girl, similar to "A Trip to Chinatown" souvenir from the collection, except fitted out as a countertop cigar lighter (damage to sword, gas pipe sheared off at top)–no inscription. 8" copperplated spelter figurine of banjo player girl, based inscribed "Theresa Vaughan as Fraulein The Waif. 200th Performance. Barnet & Pflueger’s 1492. Rices Surprise Party. Removes to Hardins Theatre Jan. 29th. Palmers Theatre. January 22nd 1894." 7" gilded spelter figurine of Christopher Columbus. Similar inscription related to 250th Performance of 1492 on March 5th 1894, along with ad "Use New England Pianos." 6" copper bust of soubrette, base with brass plaque inscribed "The Casino Girl. 100th Time–June 5th 1900."

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    December, 2003
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