Lot # 206: c.1878 H804-6 Forbes Co. Complete Advertising Trade Card Set (6)

Category: 19th Century

Starting Bid: $100.00

Bids: 5 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "Fall, 2023 Premier Auction",
which ran from 11/5/2023 12:00 AM to
11/25/2023 9:00 PM



Complete set of six c.1878 H804-6 Forbes Co. trade cards featuring whimsical images of illustrated ballplayers in baseball poses. Five of the six cards feature advertising for businesses applied to either the front or back. Considerable toning is present to reverse of each card with paper remnants consistent with removal from a scrapbook affixed throughout the group. 6 cards total.

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