1909 advertising sign issued in promotion of Perfection Cigarettes, housed in its original wooden frame. The colorful image pictures a portrait of a beautiful woman, with the caption reading "Perfection Cigarettes." An illustrated package of Perfection Cigarettes appears in the upper left corner. A 1909 copyright notice by the "American Tobacco Co." appears in the lower left margin. The original wood frame echoes the advertising and bears the engraved lettering "Perfection Cigarettes" along the bottom front border. The sign (20 x 26.5 inches), which appears to be printed on thick cardboard stock, displays moderate-to-heavy wear, including small abrasions and areas of light water staining. In Good to Very Good condition overall. Framed to total dimensions of 24 x 30.25 inches. The substantial size/weight of this item requires that there will be a shipping charge for this lot (which will vary depending upon where it is being shipped). The shipping charge will be billed separately from the auction invoice
. Reserve $200. Estimate (open).
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