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1910-Era Tobacco and Caramel-Card Collection Including Cobb and Wagner (13)
Starting Bid - $500.00, Sold For - $2,962.50
Collection of thirteen different 1910-era tobacco and candy cards, representing five different highly regarded issues, highlighted by six Hall of Famers, including two Ty Cobbs (E90-1 and T202), Honus Wagner (M116), and Tris Speaker (T207). Five cards are graded by SGC (all submitted by REA). 1) 1909-1911 E90-1 American Caramel (2 cards): Cobb (HOF, SGC Auth, trimmed) and Schaefer (Fr). 2) 1911 M116 Sporting Life: Wagner (HOF, pastel, SGC POOR 10, downgraded for heavy edge wear on the front). 3) 1911 T201 Mecca Double Folders (2 cards): Coombs/Thomas (Vg) and Fitzpatrick/Killian (Vg-Ex). 4) 1912 T202 Hassan Triple Folders (2 cards): #65 Cobb/O'Leary (HOF, SGC VG 40) and 90 Young/Kling (HOF, SGC EX 60). 5) 1912 T207 Brown Background (6 cards): Bender (HOF, Vg), Erwin (Vg), Evans (Vg), Hamilton (Vg-Ex), Lord (Pr), and Speaker (HOF, SGC VG/EX 50). Fascinating small collection of classic vintage cards from the 1910 era, including six Hall of Famers. The equivalent SMR value for just the four SGC-graded cards (not including the one Authentic E90-1 of Cobb and the eight ungraded cards) is $2,565. Total: 13 cards. Reserve $500. Estimate $1,000/$2,000+. SOLD FOR $2,962.50
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