1910-Era Brooklyn Dodgers Tobacco-Card Collection (44) Including T206 Piedmont "Factory 42"
Starting Bid - $200.00, Sold For - $1,777.50
Collection of forty-four different cards from the 1910 era featuring exclusively players from the Brooklyn Dodgers and Superbas. This collection includes cards from seven different classic pre-war sets and is highlighted by a Piedmont "Factory 42" back variation from the T206 set. We have selected two cards to be graded by SGC. This collection consists of the following: 1) 1909-1911 T206 White Border (25 cards): Near-complete T206 Brooklyn NL team set missing only Bergen/bat and McIntyre/Brooklyn & Chicago for completion. Keys: Wheat (HOF, Vg) and Jordan/bat (GOOD 30, Piedmont "Factory 42"). The balance of the cards grade as follows: eight cards are Vg, eight cards are Gd, and seven are lesser grades, including four trimmed. 2) 1911 T205 Gold Border (12 cards): Barger/partial 'B' (trimmed), Dahlen (SGC Authentic), and Wheat (HOF, Vg). The balance of the cards grade as follows: two Vg, four Pr to Gd, and three color added. 3) 1912 T207 Brown Background (1 card): Northen (Pr). 4) 1911 T3 Turkey Red (1 card): #20 Jordan (Pr). 5) 1913 T200 Fatima (1 card): Brooklyn Nationals (Pr-Fr). 6) 1911 T201 Mecca Double Folders (2 cards): Rucker (Fr) and Wheat (HOF, Fr). 7) 1912 T202 Hassan Triple Folders (2 cards): Cree Rolls Home (Pr) and Hartzell Covering Third (Pr-Fr). This is a substantial group of carefully assembled classic 1910-era cards long ago put together by a devoted collector, dedicated exclusively to the legendary Brooklyn franchise. Reserve $200. Estimate $500+. SOLD FOR $1,777.50