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    Lot of Assorted Ephemera and Picture Frames. Comprising: 1) Issue of Harper's Weekly dated May 16, 1863 [frayed and possibly incomplete]. 2) Reprint of 1863 booklet: Rifle Musket, Model 1863. Blue paper wrap. 3) 1958 reprint of the 1864 booklet: Starr Arms Co./Carbines and Rifles. Blue paper wrap. 4) Issue of Harper's Weekly dated, Saturday January 4, 1862. [frayed but appears intact]. 5) Framed Illustration from the Illustrated London News dated July 7, 1860. Illustration showing Queen Victoria firing a gun at the Wimbleton shooting exhibition. Framed in a walnut frame under glass. Size: 9-inches X 12-inches. 6) Issue of Harper's Weekly dated October 5, 1861 [illustration of Berdan's Sharpshooters on cover].7) Two issues of London Illustrated News dated: July 7, 1860 and August 25, 1860. 8) Two basketweave pattern wooden picture frames measuring 12-inches X 16-inches and 16-inches X 20-inches. Condition: All showing wear and age discoloration. Paper items with some fraying and age soiling.

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