Lot # 2643: 1910-Era Caramel and Tobacco Card Collection (25) Including E94 Speaker, E101 Cobb, and T206 Johnson Tolstoi

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Starting Bid: $500.00

Bids: 21 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "REA Spring 2018",
which ran from 4/13/2018 12:00 PM to
5/6/2018 12:00 PM



Small but desirable collection of twenty-five cards from nine classic 1910-era bakery, caramel, and tobacco card sets. This collection is new to the modern collecting world and is highlighted by seven Hall of Famers, including Ty Cobb, Eddie Collins, Walter Johnson, and Tris Speaker. Each of the Hall of Famers is graded by SGC (submitted by REA). 1) 1909 E92 Dockman & Sons (2 cards): Casey (Pr) and Seigle (Pr). 2) 1909 E101 "Set of 50" (7 cards): Bergen (Pr), Cobb (POOR 10), Gibson (Gd), Lobert (Pr), two Murphy (Fr and Pr), and Zimmerman (Pr). 3) 1909 E102 "Set of 25" (2 cards): Two Shean (both Pr, one miscut with part of next card showing). 4) 1909-1911 E90-1 American Caramel (1 card): Tannehill (Pr). 5) 1909-1911 T206 White Border (3 cards): Frank Chance/yellow portrait (POOR 10, Polar Bear), Walter Johnson/hands at chest (POOR 10, Tolstoi), and John McGraw/portrait with cap (GOOD 30). 6) 1911 E94 George Close Candy (3 cards): Devlin (Pr, gold), Lake (Gd, gold), and Tris Speaker (POOR 10). 7) 1911 T205 Gold Border (3 cards): Bates (Pr), Graham (Pr), and Joe Tinker (GOOD 30, Cycle). 8) 1911-1914 D304 Brunners Bread (2 cards): Eddie Collins (POOR 10) and Meyers (Pr). 9) 1912 T207 Brown Background (2 cards): Hartley (Fr, Anonymous) and Kelly (Pr, Cycle). While the condition of the cards

Reserve $500. Estimate $1,000++.

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