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    Woman's Suffrage: Papier-mâché Suffrage Egg. This egg is an extremely rare item. Unmarked, but most likely made in Germany, this item was produced as an Easter novelty that would have been filled with candy and hung from a tree. Pictured on this example are rabbits and chickens as angry suffragettes lobbying for the vote. Inside, the fleur-de-lis lining and paper lace trim is clean and intact. Outside, some of the paper trim along both edges of the egg's seam is missing and the shellac coating has toned with age, else this 3.5" x 5" papier-mâché egg is in very fine condition.

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    November, 2009
    17th-18th Tuesday-Wednesday
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