|The pictures below show two larger views of all (4) Different Old Buster Brown & Tige Character Shoe Advertising Premium Items in this lot. These items are not dated and the exact years that they were made are unknown. Each of these items feature the advertising characters Buster Brown and his dog Tige. Included in this lot are the following items:|
There is an old advertising hook with an imprinted celluloid covered button. The button is similar to an old pin back button but it is on a metal wire hook that you would hang on a wall to hold items like reciepts, calendars, etc.. It does have some old spotting from getting wet at some point. It pictures a colorful image of Buster Brown & Tige and it is marked as follows:
BUSTER BROWN VACATION DAYS CARNIVAL
Next is an advertising premium toy flicker or lenticular children's ring. It is believed to be from the 1960s. This is a silver painted plastic ring with a flicker square applied to the top. It appears to be in mint condition. The image changes from Buster Brown to his dog Tige (both views are shown) and it reads:
There is an advertising pin back button. The button pictures a newer version of Buster Brown to his dog Tige painting a sign. It appears to be in near mint to mint condition. There is a ruler on the side and it is marked:
COME SEE HOW TO...
GROW WITH BUSTER BROWN & CO.
IN THE CHILDREN'S SHOE DEPARTMENT
BUSTER BROWN & CO.
The last item in this lot is an old advertising premium Buster Brown Magic Hat. It is believed to be from the 1960s. This is a black plastic top hat that once had a pair of white gloves attached, but they are now missing. The gloves would slide to the side and the white plastic Buster Brown figure inside would pop up on a spring. Besides the gloves missing the hat brim is warped from heat. The bottom, or top of the top hat, has a raised image of Buster Brown to his dog Tige and it reads as follows:
All of these items for one price! To judge the sizes the pin back button measures about 2-1/2'' x 3-1/2''. The items vary in condition as pictured and described above.