1966-BG-9-OHB-A-Fillmore Auditorium-Grateful Dead-Handbill- PAE Graded MINT 95

closed on Friday, May 3, 2013

Final Auction Price
*Final prices include buyers premium
Starting bid: $250.00

Here’s a near flawless copy of a handbill with major historical importance.  This is the first  appearance of the Grateful Dead on a Fillmore poster. In addition Quicksilver Messenger Service and Frank Zappa's Mothers of Invention are also on the bill.  Early handbills in MINT condition are now all but impossible to find at any price and this piece will satisfy even the most hardcore condition freak.


  • Handbill–Quicksilver Messenger Service Fillmore Auditorium
  • Sub Title – BG-9 Handbill
  • Grade – PAE Mint 95
  • Bands/Bill –Quicksilver Grateful Dead The Mothers
  • Venue – Fillmore Auditorium
  • City – San Francisco California
  • Date – 6/3-4/66
  • Dimensions – 5 ½” x 8 ½”
  • Printing – OHB-A
  • Artist – Wes Wilson
  • Series/ Promoter – Bill Graham
  • Paper Type – Ultra Thin Paper
  • Condition details – There is a tiny bit of handling in the lower left hand corner and there is also a pinhead sized yellow dot on the top edge. There are no tears holes creases tape pulls restoration or missing paper.  

*****This Poster is available for inspection at our gallery by appointment. *****