Auction # 33 Closing Tuesday - January 29th, 2019 at 10:00 PM EST Catalog Lot 58
Auction Local Time: Mar 23, 2019 14:47:44 EDT
1909 Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition Leather Wall Hanger. This item is truly multimedia with 3 raised pink and red flowers, 2 brass pins each with a photograph of a woman's face, and an attached post card of "1866 - Cascade Court and Geyser Basin, Alaska-Yukon Pacific Exposition." Burned into the leather is "A.Y.P. Exposition Seattle" and "1909" along with leaves. The bottom has long fringes. This is a very unusual piece, it is hard to tell if they bought it at the fair, or made it using pins that were made at the fair (the pins are not marked). Unusual. Size: 5 5/8" wide by 15" high. Condition: Overall Very Fine. The pictures in the pins are darkened and very darkened. The post card has several cracks and is ripped on the whole left side crack.