March 07, 2019 12:00 PM EST Cincinnati
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Buffalo Motif, 1901 Pan American Exposition, Buffalo, NY

American, ca 1901. Brass match safe commemorating the Pan-American Exposition of 1901, held in Buffalo, NY. Each side depicts a shaggy buffalo, with "N.Y. 1901" below and match strike to underside. This fair is best known as the site of President William McKinley's assassination. Ht. 2.625, wd. 1.375 in. 

Provenance:Property from the Match Safe Collection of David and Holiday Winfield, St. Louis, Missouri

Condition:

Excellent

Estimate: $200 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$156
03/07/2019

 

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