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Halloween

Halloween is an ancient holiday that has changed in the last 200 years. The holiday is a combination of Celtic practices, European folk traditions, and Roman religious rituals. The jack-o'-lantern, witches on broomsticks, and orange decorations seem to be twentieth-century creations. Collectors started to become serious about collecting Halloween-related items in the late 1970s. The papier-mache decorations, now replaced by plastic, and old costumes are in demand. 

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Price
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Pattern or Item
Candy Container
Category
Description
Jack-o'-lantern, Paper Leaf Slide, Hand Pressed, C.1910
Year Priced
2006

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