1907 Print Princeton Clapper Bell Theft M. Blumenthal ORIGINAL HISTORIC TSC1


"The Achievements of 'Ferdie, the Fusser.'"

This is an original 1907 halftone print of a humorous drawing by Moses Lawrence Blumenthal depicting Princeton University's traditional Freshman class theft of the clapper out of the old North Bell (now Nassau Hall).

Please note that this item is an original halftone print and not a reproduction. An amusing and unusual item, over a century old, this would be an excellent gift for a Princeton University student, professor, alumni or historian!


This 104+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No aging. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Grayscale
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 7.5 inches; 13 x 19 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)