We have always considered and collected these commercial masks and helmets as industries tribal art. Examples can be elegant in their simplicity or bazaar and complex. They are always unique, suprising and filled with personality.
1884 Richardson Roller Skates
This must be one of the first traditional 4 wheel skate designs. It was manufactured by Richardson of Chicago with patent dates of 1884 and 1903. They are nicely made including rubber shocks... $450