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Lot # 1452 (of 1525)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1937 R21 Ripley's Believe It or Not Collection (31)

Starting Bid - $400.00, Sold For - $1,856.00

1937 R21 Ripley's "Believe It or Not" collection of 31 different of the 48 cards in the set. This set has always been appreciated as one of the rarest and most unusual of all 1930s non-sport card issues. This set was produced in 1937 by the Wolverine Gum Company. Each card features an incredible fact or story from the Ripley's archives. Missing only the following 17 cards for completion: #25, 26, 28, 31, 32, 33, 35, 36, 37, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, and 47. Condition: 26 cards range from Ex to Ex-Mt, 5 cards range from Vg to Vg-Ex. One of the largest and best groups of Ripley's we have ever seen offered. Exceptionally bright, crisp, and clean. This is an extremely attractive high-grade collection of this very rare and popular 1930s non-sport card issue. Total 31 cards. Reserve $400. Estimate $800/$1,200. SOLD FOR $1,856.00


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