1971–Allen Theater-Grateful Dead Concert Poster-PAE Graded Excellent “73'

closed on Friday, March 1, 2019

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A very cool 100% original Grateful Dead poster from 47 years ago! The double live album Skull & Roses (Skull F**k) with the same Mouse/Kelley design on the cover had just been released 5 days prior to this show. The New Riders of the Purple Sage opened. Read our Blog Dated 8/1/18 where we discuss the recent growth of the Dead’s legacy with today’s younger generation and the impact this has on authentic material in our collectors world.

Poster – Grateful Dead and NRPS at the Allen Theater

Grade – PAE Excellent “73”
Bands/Bill – Grateful Dead New Riders of the Purple Sage
Venue – Allen Theatre at Playhouse Square
City – Cleveland OH
Date – 10/29/1971
Dimensions – 16 5/8 X 29” 
Printing – OP-1 Original Pre-Concert First Printing

Artist  – Alton Kelley and Stanley Mouse 
Condition Details – 100% Original with no restoration. 4 ½” tear through the ‘A’ in Dead top edge and taped from behind light evidence of moisture right edge tiny tape pull on second ‘D’ in Dead. 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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