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Lot # 192 (of 1594)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

Diverse 1909 to 1912 Tobacco and Candy Card Collection (79)

Starting Bid - $500.00, Sold For - $4,406.25

Offered is an extremely diverse collection of seventy-nine different cards, dating from 1909 to 1912, with a very significant concentration of Hall of Famers, including representation from nine different highly regarded 1910-era issues. This is a fascinating selection of vintage cards including many rarities and key cards from some of the most desirable sets of the era. Highlights include a T3 Bresnahan and an E91C Honus Wagner. Thirteen cards have been encapsulated by PSA or SGC. There are a few caramel cards which are noted as trimmed in the collection; in most cases these are very nice looking cards which most collectors would be happy to own and which are not obviously trimmed. 1) 1909 E92 Dockman & Sons (2 cards): Bender (HOF, slight trim, Vg appearance) and Chance (HOF, slightly trimmed otherwise Ex). 2) 1910 E96 Philadelphia Caramel (2 cards): Karger (trimmed, otherwise Nr/Mt) and Konetchy (trimmed, otherwise Vg). 3) 1910 E91-C American Caramel (19 cards): Baker (HOF, trimmed no borders), Barbeau (Gd), Clarke (HOF, Gd), Devlin (Gd), two Donahue (trimmed and Pr-Fr), Groom (Vg), Karger (trimmed), Leever (trimmed), Lord (SGC AUT), McConnell (Vg), Miller (Gd), Murray (Fr-Gd), Seymour (trimmed), Street (Pr-Fr), Unglaub (Gd), Wagner (HOF, SGC AUT, great looking card!), Wilson (Gd-Vg), and Wood (trimmed). 4) 1910 T212 Obak 175 Subjects (7 cards): Baum (Fr-Gd), Burrell (Gd), Easterly (Gd), Flannagan (Vg), Hogan (Pr), Mott (Fr-Gd), and Perry (Vg). 5) 1911 T212 Obak (2 cards): Butler (Gd) and Van Buren (Gd). 6) 1911 M116 Sporting Life (21 cards): Highlighted by four Hall of Famers: Bailey (Gd), Bresnahan/blue (HOF, Gd), Chance/pastel (HOF, SGC GOOD 30), Chase/pastel (SGC GOOD 30), Clarke (HOF, SGC GOOD 30), Crawford/blue (HOF, Gd), Criger (Gd), Ellis (Gd), Fromme (trimmed), Jacklitsch (Gd), D. Jones (Vg-Ex), T. Jones (Gd), Jordan/blue (Gd), Konetchy (Gd), Lobert (Vg-Ex), Mattern (PSA VG-EX 4), Miller/Pitt. (Gd), Mitchell (Gd), Phillippe (PSA VG-EX 4), Suggs (Gd), Wolter (PSA VG-EX 4). 7) 1911 T3 Turkey red (3 cards): #4 Bresnahan (HOF, PSA VG 3), 14 Dooin (Fr), and 95 Graham (Turkey Red back, Fr). 8) 1911 T205 Gold Border (9 cards): Highlighted by Hall of Famer Christy Mathewson: Beck (Gd-Vg), Grant (GAI Fair 1.5), Harmon/both ears (GAI Fair 1.5), Mathewson (HOF, PSA GOOD 2), Merkle (Vg), two Philippe (both Gd), Stahl (Gd-Vg), and Wilson (Gd-Vg). 9) 1912 T207 Brown Background (14 cards): Byrne (Vg), Collins (Gd), Crandall (Vg), Devlin (Vg), Doyle (SGC VG 40), Hallinan (Vg), Lively (Vg), Miller/Pitt. (Vg), Oldring (Gd), Reulbach (Vg), Simon (Gd), Stack (Gd), Wilie (Vg), and Wilson (Gd). Total 79 cards. Reserve $500. Estimate $1,000+ SOLD FOR $4,406.25


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