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    1/6th Plate Tintype of a Bicyclist and another from a Carnival. A natty gent wearing a derby and checkered suit poses with his shiny new bike. Housed in a paper frame backmarked by A. W. Clark's of East Bridgeport, Connecticut. The second tintype is a gag shot wherein the subject is sticking his head through a prop that makes him appear to be riding an elephant named "Jumbo". Yes, such amusements really did exist. Both images are clean and sharp. Fine condition.

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    February, 2007
    26th-27th Monday-Tuesday
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