CHICAGO — Featuring the circus collection of Dave and Mary Jane Price, Potter & Potter’s November sale will include nearly 1,000 vintage circus posters, plus costumes, model circus trains, and other relics from bygone wonder-shows. The circus collectibles are complemented by an array of unusual, uncommon and unbelievable oddities, sideshow memorabilia, banners, photographs, taxidermy and relics of the “believe it or not” variety. Highlights include Tom Thumb memorabilia, sideshow electric chairs and props, and big, bold banners from the masters of the form.
The auction will begin at 10 a.m. Nov. 16. Previews will be held in the gallery from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 14-15. For more information, visit potterauctions.com.