Auction Date:2012 May 23 @ 18:00 (UTC-5 : EST/CDT)
Location:5 Rt 101A Suite 5, Amherst, New Hampshire, 03031, United States
Two original unsigned Christmas cards from Orville Wright. The first card measures 5 x 4 closed, with an embossed Christmas candle on front with text in silver: “The Season’s Greetings and Best Wishes for the New Year,” with the inside bearing Wright’s name embossed in type; the second card measures 6.25 x 5.5 closed, engraved on the front over embossed silver holly: “Greetings for Christmas and the New Year,” with Wright’s name embossed in type inside. In very good condition, with two areas of tape toning to bottom of first card, and scattered creases and tape remnants to second card. Cards originate from the collection of Rev. H. Randel Lookabill of Dayton, Ohio, and Greenville, Indiana.