E for Elephant. Vintage original page from the circa 1926 book Tony Sarg's Alphabet. Verses by Anne Stoddard. Published by Greenberg Inc. of New York.
Page measures 6 7/8 inches wide x 9 inches tall.
Shows an elephant, along with a small verse below. Other circus acts are depicted in the border along the bottom and sides.
This is an original page from the book, not a reproduction. Gleaned from a book that was beyond repair.
Good condition with some soiling along the edges, small crease upper left corner, age toning, and 1 1/2 inch tear along the edge near the lower left corner. Also has the original holes along the left edge from the string binding.
Back is blank.
Fantastic colorful illustration that would look amazing framed, or could be used in an art project.
Shipped flat with cardboard backing in clear protective sleeve.
Vintage metal advertising ashtray.
Advertising giveaway for:
Brown metal ashtray measuring about 5 1/4" in diameter. An area of paint loss on the top, and several on the bottom.
Vintage Putnam Fadeless Fabric Dyes and Tints. These old stock dyes date to circa 1920s or 1930s.
Manufactured by the Monroe Chemical Company of Quincy, Illinois.
Envelopes each measure 5 1/2 x 3 inches and contain an instruction sheet and a color packet.
Available colors include: