Wonderful & Rare Ca. 1910 Supplee Hardware Co. Pennsylvania Lawn Mowers Advertising Key Fob
ARTIFACT: Wonderful and rare circa 1910 Supplee Hardware Company Pennsylvania Lawn Mower's advertising key fob. The silver-plated brass fob shows an ornate image of a Pennsylvania lawn mower wheel with the letters "PENNA. J. R. B. B." around the inside center of the wheel. The other side shows a push, non-gas powered mower in the center and above it reads: "PENNSYLVANIA" and beneath "LAWN MOWERS", the surrounding edge reads: "IF FOUND RETURN TO SUPPLEE HARDWARE CO. FOR REWARD". The fob hangs from a small chain with clasp.
VINTAGE: Circa 1910
SIZE: Approximately Fob: 1 1/8" in diameter; Chain: 2 ½"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Silver-plated brass, chain, clasp
ATTACHMENT: Clasped chain
MARKINGS: "PENNA. J. R. B. B."
ITEM NOTES: This is from an advertising collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAJX15 LAAEX9/15
CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine—Excellent): The fob shows minor to moderate wear, much of the silver plating remains, handsome patina.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.