Uncanny Artist Ephemera and Objects for Artists and Collectors
  • 1960s Irish Hospitals Sweepstake and Hospital Trust Tickets

    $10.00
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    This item consists of five 1960s Irish Hospitals Sweepstake and Hospital Trust Tickets, printed in various colors and showing a variety of different women's faces.  Three are Irish Hospitals' Sweepstake Tickets: February 1960 (valid only for the Grand National); February 1961 (valid only for the Grand National); and September 1961 (valid only for the Cambridgeshire).  Each of these tickets has been printed horizontally and measures 3.625" wide by 2.8125" high.  Two are Hospitals' Trust (1940) Ltd. Dublin Tickets: The Cambridgeshire, 1960 and The Derby, 1961.  Each of these tickets has been printed vertically and measures 2.875" high by 2.375" high.  All have been signed in pen on the back with either "Olive Nelson" or "Mr. and Mrs. Olive Nelson" and "Peanuts."  They also have handwritten number, which have bled through to the front of the Hospital Trust Tickets.  These 1960s Irish Hospitals Sweepstake and Hospital Trust Tickets are in very good condition with no damage or wear.  (They were found sealed behind the back of a picture frame.)  Ideal for collage.