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Lot 157

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Lot Number: 157

Description: Rare "Home Run Cigarettes" advertising poster c.1910. Scarce color lithographic poster depicting a batter and catcher in full period baseball attire. Advertises "Home Run" brand cigarettes with unopened pack shown at bottom. One of only a handful of documented examples, the offered sign shows wear throughout inclusive of moisture toning/staining, strip of color loss at top, scattered general wear to central portion, and some tears/abrasions. One of the more desirable and attractive period baseball tobacco related displays retaining fine eye appeal. 12"x18" matted in a shadowbox style frame. Includes an original unopened package of Home Run cigarettes (later dating of 1921): GD-VG

Estimated Price Range: ($1,000-$2,000)

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