- Collins, Missouri
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A cast iron sign with a rusty antique finish painted white with black lettering and reads "Beware of the Dog". The sign is 6 3/4 inches long and is 3 1/2 inches wide. These types of warnings have been found as far back as the House of the Tragic Poet in Pompeii where there is a mosaic with "cave canem".
Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio had the ultimate All-American romance: the tall, handsome hero of the country’s national pastime captures the heart of the beautiful, glamorous Hollywood star. Unfortunately, on October 27, 1954 they were divorced after less than 10 months of marriage. This neat coin has Marilyn on one side and Joe on the other.
A nice reprint of a Richard M. Nixon campaign poster. It reads "Vote Republican" and "Richard M. Nixon" with a photo of Nixon. It measures 22 inches tall by 14 inches across. It is a heavy cardboard paper stock poster with an aged or antique appearance.
July 15, 1903, the recently formed Ford Motor Company takes its first order from Chicago dentist Ernst Pfenning: an 850 dollar two-cylinder Model A automobile with a tonneau (or backseat). The car, produced at Ford's plant on Mack Street (now Mack Avenue) in Detroit, was delivered to Dr. Pfenning just over a week later.
A nice Legends of the Old West Pat Garrett. The cap has "Legendary Lawmen of the West" with a star and a picture of "Pat Garrett" on the front. The top of the bill is suede and has crossed revolvers or pistols with decorative details embroidered on it. It is a one size fits all cap with a velco adjustable tab. The tab has "Legendary Lawmen" embroidered on it. It is brand new and has a tag attached with "Legends of the Old West".
Patent number 1 issued on July 13, 1836 to a Mr. John Ruggles for a traction wheel used in locomotive steam engines. All 9,957 previous patents were not numbered.
Upside down tureen stand and old silverware chandelier.