Thank you for visiting our past auction result archives. If you have an item identical (or similar) to this auction lot, please call, write or contact us to discuss. We will be able to help you.

Lot # 242 (of 1411)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1912 T202 Triple Folder "Birmingham Gets to Third" Johnson/Street SGC NM+ 86

Starting Bid - $400.00, Sold For - $2,900.00

Graded NM+ 86 by SGC. Exceptionally high-grade example of one of the key cards from the classic T202 Hassan Triple Folders set: #9 "Birmingham Gets to Third" featuring Hall of Fame pitcher Walter Johnson and Charles Street on the end panels. T202 Triple Folders are one of the most condition-sensitive prewar issues. Due to their unusual design and method of issue, they are virtually nonexistent in Near Mint or better condition. The offered example is a rare exception. Perfectly clean, both front and back, with snow-white borders, bright and crisp colors, virtually flawless registration, and four sharp corners. The approximately 30/70 left to right centering is most likely responsible for this card not receiving a Nr/Mt-Mt grade by SGC. This is an extraordinary high-grade example which would be at home in the highest grade T202 collection, or would be a highlight for any serious Walter Johnson or prewar Hall of Fame card collection. Reserve $400. Estimate $800/$1,200. SOLD FOR $2,900.00


(Click the smaller thumbnails to the left and right (if any) to cycle through each photo in the gallery of images for this lot.)