Circus Posters From Around 1900 (2005)
Sporting Profiles Miscellaneous Trade Cards Circus Posters From Around 1900 (2005) Circus Posters From Around 1900 (2005) L8 - These reproductions of colour circus posters from around the turn of the 20th century illustrate what really was “the greatest show on earth”, Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey’s combined circus, with acts such as Jupiter the balloon ascent horse, Barry’s educated equines, performing geese, musical donkey, Desperado’s terrible leap for life, and so on. The backs make a sectional poster of performing elephants “a colossal quarter-million pound act”. Size 79 x 61mm.
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Circus Posters From Around 1900 (2005)

Issuer: Sporting Profiles Condition: Mint * These are original and NOT reprints Description: These reproductions of colour circus posters from around the turn of the 20th century illustrate what really was “the greatest show on earth”, Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey’s combined circus, with acts such as Jupiter the balloon ascent horse, Barry’s educated equines, performing geese, musical donkey, Desperado’s terrible leap for life, and so on. The backs make a sectional poster of performing elephants “a colossal quarter-million pound act”. Size 79 x 61mm. Number of cards in set: L8 Abbreviations used for Number In Set:
EL = Extra Large; LT = Large Trade ( size 89 x 64mm); L = Large; M = Medium; K = Miniature.

Price for complete set: Only £5.00

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