1966-FD-20-OP-1-Avalon Ballroom-Bo Diddley Concert Poster-CGC Graded 6.5 Trimmed

closed on Friday, April 24, 2020

Final Auction Price
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Starting bid: $1.00
Total bids: 0

This poster has been trimmed. It is certified in a CGC Restored holder however there has been no restoration color touch or pieces added. It has only been trimmed.


The FD-20 Five Men in a Boat is a classic! This amazing Mouse/Kelley design was created using a wonderful “split fountain” printing technique which yields each individual copy its own unique color variation and eye appeal. The FD-20 is one of the key pieces in building a Family Dog set. Only a handful of CGC graded examples have appeared at public auction each attracting very active bidding no matter what their condition!


Poster – Bo Diddley

Subtitle – Five Men in A Boat
Grade – CGC 6.5 Trimmed

Bands/Bill - Bo Diddley Sons of Adam Little Walter
Venue – Longshoreman’s Hall Avalon Ballroom
City – San Francisco CA
Date – 8/5-7/66
Printing – Original Pre-Concert First Printing OP-1
Artist – Mouse/Kelley
Series/Promoter – Family Dog
Condition Details – Trimmed but no restoration! View the detailed high res photo of this lot. Click on the thumbnail photo to see an enlarged photo. Click a second time on the magnifying glass in the upper right corner of the enlarged photo. A super high res image with every millimeter will now be clearly displayed. For a personalized eyewitness examination call 410-464-6180 11:00 am to 6:00pm eastern.


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