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P.T. Barnum Cut Signature With Full JSA

Lot Number 775

Quantity: Bid Starts: 11/21/2011 12:00:00 
Bid Open: 200.00  Bid Ends: 12/01/2011 22:00:00 
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Taking full advantage of American enterprise and boundless opportunities for profit, cultural icon P.T. Barnum (d.1891) thrived as a philanthropist, showman and con artist (among other things). This cut signature, authored by the legendary figure with a black-ink fountain pen on a small white sheet approximately 3-1/4 in length, projects (9) strength and clarity. The bold penning is adhered to a period sheet with a handwritten proclamation of P.T. Barnum Generally known as the American Humbug - . Full photo LOA from JSA.

 
 
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