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    Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey (Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Combined Shows, 1946). Folded, Very Fine. Linen Banner (117" X 80") Bill Bailey Artwork.
    From what will forever be remembered as "The Greatest Show on Earth," this original circus banner for Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus is nothing shy of stunning. Artist Bill Bailey captures one of the amazing beasts from the "World's Biggest Menagerie" in a bright array of colors and gorgeous detail, a fantastic acquisition for circus fans. This rare linen banner has such indications of use as some fraying at the edges, pinholes, and mild creases. There are mostly unobtrusive stains and a couple of small chips. The banner is comprised of linen sheets sown together, as originally produced.


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    March, 2020
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
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