1906 Vintage Ad Flexible Flyer Sled Children Contest - ORIGINAL ADVERTISING OD1


This is an original 1906 black and white print ad for the Flexible Flyer Sled, "the sled that steers" from S. L. Allen & Company of Philadelphia. The announces an essay contest with a prize of $500 (but doesn't tell you what to do to win it). The ad also offers a cardboard model sled free that shows how the sled works.


This 105+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No aging. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black & White / Grayscale
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 2.5 x 3.75 inches; 6 x 10 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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