Lot # 37: 1888 N162 Goodwin Champions Bob Caruthers PSA EX 5

Starting Bid: $300.00

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Item was in Auction "REA Fall 2018",
which ran from 10/5/2018 5:00 PM to
10/28/2018 7:00 PM

Graded EX 5 by PSA. Very attractive high-grade example of Brooklyn pitcher Bob Caruthers from the colorful N162 Goodwin Champions set. Caruthers is one of eight baseball players from this very popular fifty-card set issued by Old Judge and Gypsy Queen Cigarettes. The set features champions and stars of the day from a wide variety of sports. This attractive high-grade example displays bright, flawless colors, light corner wear, and excellent centering. There is a very tiny chip of paper loss on his left cheek (mentioned for accuracy). N162 Goodwin Champions are considered by many to be the most beautiful of all 19th-century tobacco cards. This is a very striking sample card in a very high grade. Reserve $300. Estimate $500+.

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