THREADGILL'S WORLD HEADQUARTERS AUCTION

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Threadgill's World Headquarters Auction Saturday, December 8th 10AM will feature Eddie Wilson's collection of Armadillo World Headquarters posters, art, Austin music memorabilia, & antique neon beer signs, that cover the walls of Threadgill's restaurant. Plus AWHQ concert posters & memorabilia from Eddie Wilson's private collection that have never been offered for sale. AWHQ concert posters from Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Doug Sahm, many more. Original paintings by Jim Franklin, Sam Yates, Danny Garrett, Guy Juke, & the late Michael Priest. Rare Willie Nelson 4th of July Posters. A huge collection of Armadillo World Headquarters posters, original Burton Wilson AWHQ photographs, original Lone Star Beer paintings, Texas beer signs, Austin Texas signs, Kenneth Threadgill & Janis Joplin posters & original photographs, historic Austin items & much more. Threadgill’s World Headquarters will close it doors on December 2nd. Threadgill’s Old No. 1 is still open just up North Lamar. Please make plans to join us for this historic auction event. Robb Burley TX#15184 15%BP. For Online Catalog & Details go to www.BurleyAuction.com or call 830-237-3440. Over 500 lots!

Auction Preview Friday December 7th Noon-6:00 PM.
Saturday December 8th 8:00AM-10AM auction start.
All items sold as is where is. See photos for condition, email info@burleyauction.com or call 830-629-9280 (Prior to sale day) if you have specific condition questions.

Winning bidders will receive an invoice on or before the WEDNESDAY following the auction.
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Flossie's Beer Neon Sign100 - Flossie's Beer Neon Sign
Burley Auction Group
71" x 44"
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 5,000.00 - 10,000.00
Sold to floor for (4,000.00 + 600.00) x 1 = 4,600.00
 
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M & M COURTS Neon Sign Austin Texas101 - M & M COURTS Neon Sign Austin Texas
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70.5" x 45"
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 5,000.00 - 10,000.00
Sold to floor for (8,000.00 + 1,200.00) x 1 = 9,200.00
 
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Bevador Refrigerator102 - Bevador Refrigerator
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Shaped like a cone top can
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 10,000.00
Sold to floor for (3,500.00 + 525.00) x 1 = 4,025.00
 
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Threadgill's Saloon Sign103 - Threadgill's Saloon Sign
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Threadgill's Saloon Sign
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,300.00 + 195.00) x 1 = 1,495.00
 
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Jim Franklin TWHQ Original Oil Painting104 - Jim Franklin TWHQ Original Oil Painting
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Was the original menu cover when Threadgills WHQ opened in 1996. 21.5" x 31.5"
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 5,000.00 - 10,000.00
Sold to floor for (4,000.00 + 600.00) x 1 = 4,600.00
 
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Jim Franklin Armadillos Architectural Sculpture105 - Jim Franklin Armadillos Architectural Sculpture
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9ftx9ft by Jim Franklin & Guy Juke
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to floor for (3,000.00 + 450.00) x 1 = 3,450.00
 
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Jim Franklin Armadillos Architectural Sculpture105A - Jim Franklin Armadillos Architectural Sculpture
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9ft long
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to floor for (2,000.00 + 300.00) x 1 = 2,300.00
 
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Jim Franklin Armadillos Architectural Sculpture105B - Jim Franklin Armadillos Architectural Sculpture
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Jim Frankiln & Guy Juke
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to floor for (3,000.00 + 450.00) x 1 = 3,450.00
 
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Jim Franklin Armadillos Architectural Sculpture105C - Jim Franklin Armadillos Architectural Sculpture
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Jim Franklin & Guy Juke
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to catdad for (3,500.00 + 525.00) x 1 = 4,025.00
 
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Jim Franklin Armadillos Architectural Sculpture105D - Jim Franklin Armadillos Architectural Sculpture
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9 ft long
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to floor for (4,000.00 + 600.00) x 1 = 4,600.00
 
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Sam Yates Lone Star Beer Advertising Original Art106 - Sam Yates Lone Star Beer Advertising Original Art
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Sam Yates Lone Star Beer Advertising Original Art
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to floor for (5,000.00 + 750.00) x 1 = 5,750.00
 
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Willie Nelson Farm Aid plaque107 - Willie Nelson Farm Aid plaque
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Willie Nelson Farm Aid plaque
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 345.00
 
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Willie Nelson Autographed Guitar108 - Willie Nelson Autographed Guitar
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Willie Nelson Autographed Guitar
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,500.00
Sold to floor for (1,900.00 + 285.00) x 1 = 2,185.00
 
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Threadgills Mural & Hand Painted Sign109 - Threadgills Mural & Hand Painted Sign
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by Guy Juke & other Armadillo Art Squad artists. Plus Threadgill's sign hand painted by Gary Martin. Mural measures 8ftx20ft. (5 4x8 panels)
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to floor for (4,000.00 + 600.00) x 1 = 4,600.00
 
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Jerry Garcia Armadillo World Headquarters Poster110 - Jerry Garcia Armadillo World Headquarters Poster
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Artist: G.L. McElhaney
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (1,800.00 + 270.00) x 1 = 2,070.00
 
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World Headquarters Neon Sign111 - World Headquarters Neon Sign
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World Headquarters Neon Sign
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to floor for (10,500.00 + 1,575.00) x 1 = 12,075.00
 
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Threadgill's Famous Neon Star Celing Sign112 - Threadgill's Famous Neon Star Celing Sign
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Threadgill's Famous Neon Star Celing Sign
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to mikeQ45 for (3,000.00 + 450.00) x 1 = 3,450.00
 
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Fats Domino Armadillo World HQ Burton Wilson Photo113 - Fats Domino Armadillo World HQ Burton Wilson Photo
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23.5" x 32.5"
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,000.00 + 150.00) x 1 = 1,150.00
 
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Jerry Garcia Armadillo WHQ Burton Wilson Photo114 - Jerry Garcia Armadillo WHQ Burton Wilson Photo
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23.5" x 32.5"
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (800.00 + 120.00) x 1 = 920.00
 
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Armadillo World Headquarters Burton Wilson Photo115 - Armadillo World Headquarters Burton Wilson Photo
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23.5" x 32.5"
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,000.00 + 150.00) x 1 = 1,150.00
 
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AWHQ Roy Buchanan Burton Wilson Concert Photo116 - AWHQ Roy Buchanan Burton Wilson Concert Photo
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23.5" x 32.5"
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (400.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 460.00
 
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The Austin Music Scene Burton Wilson Photo117 - The Austin Music Scene Burton Wilson Photo
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signed
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (600.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 690.00
 
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Roy Buchanan Armadillo Wold HQ Burton Wilson Photo118 - Roy Buchanan Armadillo Wold HQ Burton Wilson Photo
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1974 Signed
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (400.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 460.00
 
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Jimmy Reed  AWHQ Burton Wilson Photograph119 - Jimmy Reed AWHQ Burton Wilson Photograph
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Signed Burton Wilson
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (600.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 690.00
 
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Mance Lipscomb Taj Majal  Burton Wilson Photo120 - Mance Lipscomb Taj Majal Burton Wilson Photo
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Mance Lipscomb, Bill Neely, Taj Mahal
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (600.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 690.00
 
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Bruce Springsteen AWHQ Photo by Burton Wilson121 - Bruce Springsteen AWHQ Photo by Burton Wilson
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Bruce Springsteen AWHQ Photo by Burton Wilson
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (3,100.00 + 465.00) x 1 = 3,565.00
 
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Toots And The Maytals Armadillo World HQ Poster122 - Toots And The Maytals Armadillo World HQ Poster
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AWHQ concert poster, Austin, TX. February 9, 1978. Artist: Jim Franklin
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (750.00 + 112.50) x 1 = 862.50
 
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Schlitz "STEINIE" Sign123 - Schlitz "STEINIE" Sign
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Schlitz "STEINIE" Sign
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (250.00 + 37.50) x 1 = 287.50
 
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Schlitz Beer Bottle sign124 - Schlitz Beer Bottle sign
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Hangs above Threadgills entry way door. shows flaking
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (600.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 690.00
 
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Seed Counter125 - Seed Counter
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Seed Counter
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to floor for (3,000.00 + 450.00) x 1 = 3,450.00
 
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Metal Medical Supply Cabinet126 - Metal Medical Supply Cabinet
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Threadgill's T shirt display cabinet
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (900.00 + 135.00) x 1 = 1,035.00
 
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Metal Medical Display Cabinet127 - Metal Medical Display Cabinet
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Metal Medical Display Cabinet
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,000.00 + 150.00) x 1 = 1,150.00
 
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Threadgill's Entry Way Counter128 - Threadgill's Entry Way Counter
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Threadgill's Entry Way Counter
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,500.00 + 225.00) x 1 = 1,725.00
 
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Bevador Refrigerator129 - Bevador Refrigerator
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Bevador Refrigerator
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 10,000.00
Sold to floor for (2,000.00 + 300.00) x 1 = 2,300.00
 
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Lone Star Beer Advertising Clock130 - Lone Star Beer Advertising Clock
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Non working.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (400.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 460.00
 
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St. Joseph Aspirin Clock131 - St. Joseph Aspirin Clock
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St. Joseph Aspirin Clock
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (800.00 + 120.00) x 1 = 920.00
 
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Commander Cody Armadillo World HQ Poster132 - Commander Cody Armadillo World HQ Poster
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AWHQ, Austin, TX. February 13-14, 1975. Artist: Ken Featherston. 11-1/2" x 17-1/2".
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to ehpeete for (600.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 690.00
 
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Threadgill's Oak Tree Diecut Gate133 - Threadgill's Oak Tree Diecut Gate
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Threadgill's Oak Tree Diecut Gate
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (1,100.00 + 165.00) x 1 = 1,265.00
 
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Jim Franklin Inner Sanctum Records Color Poster134 - Jim Franklin Inner Sanctum Records Color Poster
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Jim Franklin Inner Sanctum Records Color Poster
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (1,100.00 + 165.00) x 1 = 1,265.00
 
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Banana Moon Neon Sign135 - Banana Moon Neon Sign
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Banana Moon Neon Sign
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (4,700.00 + 705.00) x 1 = 5,405.00
 
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Schlitz Beer Corner Sign136 - Schlitz Beer Corner Sign
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cracked glass
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (700.00 + 105.00) x 1 = 805.00
 
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Home Brewing Co. Beer Corner Sign137 - Home Brewing Co. Beer Corner Sign
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Home Brewing Co. Beer Corner Sign
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 75.00) x 1 = 575.00
 
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Threadgills Neon Restroom Sign138 - Threadgills Neon Restroom Sign
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Threadgills Neon Restroom Sign
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (700.00 + 105.00) x 1 = 805.00
 
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Surplus Office Inc Clock and Neon Sign139 - Surplus Office Inc Clock and Neon Sign
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"Just north of Threadgills"
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 75.00) x 1 = 575.00
 
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Santa Fe Railroad Advertising California Limited140 - Santa Fe Railroad Advertising California Limited
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" The California Limited, On the Santa Fe" Robert H. Hall Photo, Chicago. 19.5 x 31.5
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (400.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 460.00
 
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Antique Passenger Train Schedule Bulletin Board141 - Antique Passenger Train Schedule Bulletin Board
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Antique Passenger Train Schedule Bulletin Board
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 22.50) x 1 = 172.50
 
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Binswanger & Co. Of Texas Advertsing Mirror142 - Binswanger & Co. Of Texas Advertsing Mirror
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Binswanger & Co. Of Texas Advertsing Mirror
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 345.00
 
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Falstaff Beer Meredith Wilson Radio Poster143 - Falstaff Beer Meredith Wilson Radio Poster
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"Swell Listening"
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 345.00
 
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"Make This Test!" Budweiser Poster144 - "Make This Test!" Budweiser Poster
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"Make This Test!" Budweiser Poster
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (250.00 + 37.50) x 1 = 287.50
 
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Collection of Vintage Schlitz Beer Advertising145 - Collection of Vintage Schlitz Beer Advertising
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Collection of Vintage Schlitz Beer Advertising
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (400.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 460.00
 
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