1920-30s RPPC of Sideshow Characters Pygmys from Abyssinia
Offered is an unused real photo postcard depicting a group of four circus / sideshow characters. Pygmys from Abbyssinnia (Abyssinia or Ethiopia). On the sideshow circuit, microcephalic people were usually promoted as "pinheads" or "missing links". It does not look like these people are pygmies but possibly pinheads. But they are dressed in what sideshow owners assumed their native garb would be.
Also Abyssinia is spelled wrong in the text. Unposted with just mild general wear. The item "1920-30s RPPC of Sideshow Characters Pygmys from Abyssinia" is in sale since Wednesday, October 7, 2020.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Postcards\Real Photo". The seller is "apftp" and is located in Tempe, Arizona. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Subject: Circus / Sideshow
- Postage Condition: Unposted
- Era: White Border (c.