BUSY WORK For LITTLE FINGERS.; "Cut the figures out but leave the squares at bottom to fold under for the figures to stand upon." Children's Toy Sheet / Sperry's Flour Promotional Literature.

BUSY WORK For LITTLE FINGERS.; "Cut the figures out but leave the squares at bottom to fold under for the figures to stand upon."

San Francisco: Lith H. S. Crocker Co., (n. d.). 1st printing (presumed), ca mid-to-late 1880s. Broadside, printed in full color. 57 cut-out images (many featuring Sperry Flour) including adults & children [20], cats [2], bakery goods [9], a stove, a table, etc., etc. 11-3/4" x 19-1/8". Now housed in an archival mylar sleeve. General wear & soiling. Pin-hole in lower left margin. Withal, Very Good. Item #47865

Sperry Flour Co., founded in mid-1850s, became the second largest flour milling company in California. We find no record of any institutional holdings of this item, so here offered an extremely rare promotional piece published by this prominent California firm.

Price: $850.00