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    A Set of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Paperweights, Circa 1930s. Made of cast iron, both depicting Leo the Lion roaring atop a rectangular base; one has text on either side of base reading "Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Lion / The Greatest Star on the Screen" and a maker's mark reading "AC Dehberger / Chicago / C9;" the other has text on either side of base reading "Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Lion / Your Lucky Star" and a maker's mark reading "American Art Works, Inc. / Coshocton, Ohio;" believed to have been given as gifts by MGM to their various film distributors around the country.
    Approximately: 4" x 5" x 2"

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    December, 2012
    14th Friday
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