Autographed Buffalo Bob / Howdy Doody Hide Shirt
Dimensions: 29 in. (73.7 cm) height by 23 ½ in. (59.7 cm) width, torso only
Provenance: ex. Gene London Collection, host of local Philadelphia children's TV show, Cartoon Corners (aka The Gene London Show) from 1959-1977, considered the Mr. Rogers of Pennsylvania. This shirt was part of London's costume collection.
Autographed by Buffalo Bob of Howdy Doody fame. Tan buckskin with brown highlights and hide stitching, with printed satin lining. The underside of the collar is signed, "Howdy Doody & Buffalo Bob Smith," and there is an accompanying business card.