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Scarce 24 Alphabet ABC Occupational Victorian Scraps or Reliefs c1880
Scarce 24 Alphabet ABC Occupational Victorian Scraps or Reliefs c1880
2 L&B Victorian Scrap Ballerina Jointed Paper Dolls 2686


 
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Price: $315.00

Product Code: 55068

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A set of 24 of 26 Victorian Scrap or Relief alphabet or ABC occupational die-cut figures circa 1880. Each figure measures approx 5 3/4" high and has an associated small scrap with an alphabet letter and verse describing the character. The smaller scraps would have originally been connected with a ladder (or paper strip) to the character. Examples include E was an Earl with pride on his brow, M was a Miser, who hoarded up gold, Z was a Zany, who looked a great fool. Delightful examples of Victorian characters. Condition: lacking the small scrap for "L" presumed Lady, and both characters and small scraps for N & S. Overall light wear. Vibrant color. A scarce group of Victorian ABC or alphabet scrap depicting life at the time.