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Nineteenth Century Non-Baseball Tobacco Card Collection (25)
Starting Bid - $500.00, Sold For - $1,276.00
Collection of twenty-five non-baseball nineteenth-century cards from five different key tobacco card issues which also include baseball players: 1) 1888 N28 Allen & Ginter Champions (5 cards): Sullivan (Gd, boxing), Kilrain (Gd-Vg, boxing), Gaudaur (Gd-Vg, oarsman), Hanlan (Vg, oarsman), and McKay (Ex-Mt, oarsman). 2) 1889 N29 Allen & Ginter Champions (6 cards): Daly (Gd, athlete), O'Connor (Vg, oarsman), East (Gd, oarsman), Ray (Gd, pole vaulter), Crist (Fr-Gd, cyclist), and Stone (front Ex, some paper loss to reverse, cyclist). 3) 1889 N43 Allen & Ginter Champions (6 cards): Pettitt (Fr-Gd due to back damage otherwise Gd-Vg, tennis), Albert (Gd due to small reverse paper loss, otherwise Vg-Ex, pedestrian), Stone (Vg-Ex, cyclist), Cummings (Gd, runner), George (Vg-Ex, runner), O'Connor (Vg, oarsman), and East (Vg-Ex/Ex, oarsman). 4) 1887 N184 W.S. Kimball Champions (5 cards): Warren (Vg-Ex, boxing), Casey (Vg-Ex, handball), Beardsley (Vg, rider), Ferrell (Gd-Vg, rider), and Muldoon (trimmed, wrestler). 5) 1888 N162 Goodwin Champions (2 cards): Buffalo Bill (Gd) and Voss (Gd-Vg, strongman). Total 25 cards. Reserve $500. Estimate $1,000/$1,500. SOLD FOR $1,276.00
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