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    Theodore Roosevelt: The Sought-after "Teddy in the Ark" 1¾" Design. Put out by the Goerke Co. to welcome TR home from his African safari, this rare item is considered one of the top Roosevelt pinbacks. The charming and "delightful" cartoon design depicts TR in a "Noah's ark" filled with wildlife from Africa. Both the hunter and his live specimens smile broadly. Perfectly centered with strong colors. We detect no defects whatsoever. Whitehead & Hoag back paper. Auction records in the $10,000 range.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2018
    10th-11th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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