Lot # 65: 1888 N173 Old Judge Dogs Head Cabinet Harry Stovey SGC VG/EX 50

Starting Bid: $1,000.00

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Item was in Auction "REA Summer 2020",
which ran from 7/24/2020 12:00 PM to
8/16/2020 6:00 PM



Graded VG/EX 50 by SGC. Exceptionally rare 1889 N173 Dogs Head cabinet card featuring Harry Stovey (#440-7 pose). All N173 Old Judges are rare, but examples with Dogs Head advertising are particularly rare, and extremely desirable among serious pre-1900 and sample-card collectors. The image on this card is very bold, with strong contrast. The front of the mount is clean, with light wear to the upper-left corner (more noticeable on the reverse) and a surface scratch on the lower right of the image. The blank reverse is entirely clean. An extremely rare and striking sample card from this legendary nineteenth-century cabinet-card series. Reserve $1,000. Estimate (open).

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