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.
1920s BEB Skate Co. 3 Wheel In-Line
This interesting Roller Skate is signed "BEB, Best Ever Built Skate Co. Chicago" The rear skid brake is made of wood. These are considered one of the earliest sets of 3 wheel in-line designs.They date from the late 20s to early 30s... $300