1888 N173 Old Judge cabinet card featuring Kid Baldwin (#16-1 pose) of the Cincinnati Red Stockings. Old Judge cabinet cards have always been revered by collectors as among the most desirable of all pre-1900 issues. The offered card has the Old Judge Cigarette advertisement at the bottom neatly trimmed away and has appropriately been encapsulated as Authentic by SGC. Strong photo contrast. The reverse displays paper and album adhesive. A presentable low-grade sample card from the most classic of all nineteenth-century sets. Reserve $200. Estimate (open).