Graded VG-EX+ 4.5. Attractive midgrade Christy Mathewson card from the T205 Gold Borders, one of the most popular of all 1910-era tobacco issues. Crisp and clean, both front and back. The card displays excellent centering, perfect registration, brilliant colors, light corner wear, and no creasing. The reverse of the card is also bright and clean with crisp, bold blue text. Advertising for Piedmont Cigarettes on reverse. This is a highly presentable T205 example of Christy Mathewson, one of baseball's greatest legends, from one of collecting's most classic and condition-sensitive sets. Reserve $300. Estimate $500++.
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