Title Pinback: 'YOU CUT NO ICE'.
Publisher Thomas Jay Gleason [New York].
Seller ID 96-0258
Celluloid. 7/8' d. pinback with 'You Cut No Ice' in black against cream. Unusual construction: flat brass back with pin shaft diecut out of back & raised. Stamped 'Thos. Jay Gleason Pat Apld For'. Gleason (often as 'T. J. Gleason') produced pinbacks & other novelties in New York & Brooklyn during the 1890s and as late as 1912. The expression originated in about 1896 & was popular through the early 1900s. Fine. [The stark white around the bottom of the face of the pinback in the scan is glare. The face is uniform cream color.] NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $3.00. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged.