Lot #209
Iwo Jima

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Estimate: $600+


Four vintage ink signatures of figures associated with the iconic flag raising atop Mount Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima, all on off-white 3.5 x 2.5 cards bearing affixed postage stamps depicting the famous scene. Signers are Marines John Bradley ("John H. Bradley"), Rene Gagnon ("Pfc. Rene A. Gagnon U.S.M.C."), Ira Hayes ("Ira H. Hayes Pfc., U.S.M.C."), and photographer Joe Rosenthal ("Joe Rosenthal, A.P."). In overall fine condition. From the James A. Bowman Collection.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #583 - Ended May 13, 2020

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