Included in this not-to-be-missed extravaganza of an auction will be carousel horses, sideshow banners, circus posters and lithographs, Buffalo Bill and wild west memorabilia and ephemera, Coney Island Amusement Park relics, and oh, so much more! Photographs, autographs, wagons, banners, wood carvings, signs, and other fantastic objects sure to delight and amuse will all go on the auction block!
This year's sale of gambling memorabilia and rare playing cards included a wonderful assortment of early and uncommon decks, as well as cheating devices, roulette wheels, rare books on poker and cheating, and associated memorabilia.
Ivory and mother-of-pearl poker objects were also featured. Included in this section of the catalog were cased sets of chips, tops, and chips owned by Napoleon Bonaparte. Results across the board were strong, making this our best sale yet.
Potter & Potter delivers exceptional results for your valued collectibles.
Previous auctions have included record prices for early and rare books, autographs, coin-operated machines, ephemera, and much more.
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In June, Potter & Potter is pleased to conduct the first of two highly anticipated auctions of the Nielsen collection. 400 vintage magic posters, spanning the "golden age" of the artform, from 1880 - 1930 and beyond, will be offered in the first sale. Unique, rare, and unusual images will go on the block, along with classic and iconic designs.
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Part I of the Nielsen Magic Poster Collection goes on the block on June 25th. Hundreds of unique, rare, and classic images advertising magicians of yesteryear, including Houdini, Kellar, Thurston, and many more will be sold. This highly-anticipated auction is one you won't want to miss.