Studio portrait of smiling boy with toy sword, breast plate, and plumed helmet; apparently publicity photo for toy sale at Abraham & Straus department store on Fulton Streets. Caption: "ARMORED KNIGHT: This lightweight aluminum armor, imported from Italy, comes with breast and back plates, attached by leather straps, hip guards, a plumed helmet with visor, and a sword-in-sheath that is attached by a leather belt to the wearer's waist. Armor is priced at $19.95. . . ."
|Location:||Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: Nov. 2, 1953; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Abraham & Straus.
|Institution:||Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.|
Gelatin silver prints.
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