Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 250
Estimate $ 400 - $ 500
11 New Year's greetings. Colored. Bakelite. Yiddish. Germany, 1890-1900. [11] postcards. 12.5 x 8 cm. Made of two sections that open. The interior features greetings in Yiddish and English. The place of print, Germany, printed on the back. The front section is printed on Bakelite. The interior blessings are printed on paper. The two sections are connected with colored ribbons. The front of the card wishes a good year in Yiddish to the addressee: mother, cousin, parents and more. All have different illustrations and interior text. [Bakelite is a thin, stiff material that preceded plastic]. Very fine condition.
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