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Lot # 1541 (of 1641)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1889 N139 Duke "Types of Vessels" Complete Set (25)

Starting Bid - $300, Sold For - $1,541

Complete set of twenty-five N139 Duke "Types of Vessels" cards. Beautiful complete set of these rare and extremely condition-sensitive die-cut tobacco cards. Four of the cards are in Ex condition, and twenty-one cards range from Gd to Vg. Issued with Duke's Honest Long Cut tobacco, these cards feature magnificent full-color illustrations of different styles of boats, including Tug Boat and Ferry Boat examples. This is an extremely attractive set with outstanding eye-appeal. Rarely offered as a complete set. This issue is highly prized by nineteenth-century nonsport tobacco-card collectors. Total: 25 cards. Reserve $300. Estimate $500+. SOLD FOR $1,541

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