$172.50 (Includes 15% Buyer's Premium)
Item Description
Pair of fabric mittens coated in "Watertight Plastic Coating" comes in 5x6.25x1" illustrated cardboard packaging. Mittens were produced by The Pioneer Rubber Company, c. 1950. One glove features Li'l Abner image while other features Daisy Mae. These images are repeated on packaging w/image of Shmoo and Kigmy engaged in snowball fight on opposite panel. Packaging and gloves are evenly aged but o/w clean, unused and Exc. Mittens come w/7.5x13" artboard w/mittens packaging design. This includes applied stats for text ("Sno-Players" name is hand-inked), Kigmy and Shmoo's body, Al Capp facsimile signature and copyright as well as Li'l Abner and Daisy Mae's heads and majority of Daisy Mae's body. Daisy Mae's hands (wearing mittens) and majority of Abner's body are original pen and ink art as is Shmoo's head and snowball pile. Daisy Mae stat has moderate aging due to glue. VF overall. Mittens are rare and first we've offered in our 49 years; art is unique. Barry Lutsky Collection.
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