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    Key Large 1 3/4" John Davis Button Rarity Davis is the toughest 1924 candidate by far; the original Hake book lists 59 varieties for James Cox (second toughest, but only 39 for Davis). This is one of the most sought-after varieties, because of its dramatic size and great rarity (only several are known). The only example we can ever recall seeing for sale was significantly foxed yet still carried a four-figure price tag! The present copy is in dead mint condition, and is the plate example from the original 1896-1972 Hake book (page 116). An important opportunity for the most advanced celluloid collector.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2005
    22nd-23rd Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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