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Lot # 1699 (of 1807)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1910-Era Nonsport Scrapbook with Over 730 Cards Included

Starting Bid - $300.00, Sold For - $711.00

Presented here is a meticulously compiled scrapbook featuring over 730 cards from twelve different 1910-era nonsport sets. Each card is held in place by corner mounts and arranged by set, with eight to twenty cards per page. A handful of cards have been loosened by the passage of time and display in overall Excellent condition. Reverse discoloration from the mounts is the most noticeable flaw as the colors remain vibrant and bold on the fronts from their preservation within the scrapbook. The following sets are represented: 1) T25 Actors Near-Complete Set (48 of 50 cards). 2) T42 Bird Series Near-Complete (96 of 100 cards): includes complete Type 1 white border set. 3) T43 Bird Series Complete Set (30 cards). 4) T44 Birthday Horoscopes (44 cards). 5) T53 Cowboy Series Partial Set (28 of 49 cards). 6) T57 Fable Series Partial Set (45 of 100 cards). 7) T59 Flags of All Nations Near-Complete Set (187 of 200 cards). 8) T62 Fortune Series (25 cards). 9) T107 Seals of the United States and Coats of Arms of All Countries of the World Near-Complete Set (126 of 150 cards). 10) T108 Theatres Old and New Series Near-Complete Set (42 of 50 cards). 11) T112 Toast Series (16 cards). 12) T113 Types of Nations Complete Set (50 cards). This scrapbook presents an instant collection containing some of the most colorful and popular nonsport sets of the era and provides an extraordinary "snapshot" of how cards were collected many decades ago. Total: 737 cards. Reserve $300. Estimate $500++. SOLD FOR $711.00


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