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Express Bag with Wells Fargo brass tag (110415)

Currency:USD Category:Collectibles / Wells Fargo & Express Co's Memorabilia Start Price:150.00 USD Estimated At:300.00 - 600.00 USD
Express Bag with Wells Fargo brass tag  (110415)
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150.00USDto d*******f+ (37.50) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2020 Feb 14 @ 14:07UTC-8 : PST
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This is an express bag 12 in. X 12 in. X roughly 3 in. opening. The bag is made with a bow line curved bottom indicating that this bag had a specific purpose. The bag had provisions for a lockable strap with brass clasp on the side. There are two carry straps at the top. A brass tag is marked "Wells Fargo Express Co." at 1 7/8 in. oval mounted with brass studs and reinforced on the inside with a matching sized brass tag. The tag does not match any known W/F tag and the bag does not meet other known express bags for style or method of construction. Possibly made for mail, coin, or an express company in competition with Wells Fargo. C.1900.

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