The William (Billy) Jamieson Collection Live Auction of Decorative Arts

April 29, 2014

LOT 3
Letter Signed by P. T. Barnum, 1878
  • Letter Signed by P. T. Barnum, 1878

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Letter Signed by P. T. Barnum, 1878

inquiring about the birth in Montreal of the St. Benoit Siamese twins, framed
9.75" x 7.75" — 24.8 x 19.7 cm.

Estimate $100-$200

Realised: $2,280
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

The twins spent one season with Barnums circus before their death in 1879.