Thank you for visiting our past auction result archives. If you have an item identical (or similar) to this auction lot, please call, write or contact us to discuss. We will be able to help you.

Lot # 1809 (of 1807)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1901 E1 Breisch-Williams "Army" and 1910 E2 Lauer & Suter "Navy Candy" Near-Complete Sets

Starting Bid - $100.00, Sold For - $118.50

Two near-complete sets from two different military-themed nonsport issues. Each set depicts a variety of military figures in colorful portrait illustrations. The reverse of each card features a complete checklist and advertisements for the Breisch-Williams or Lauer & Suter manufacturers. 1) 1901 E1 Breisch-Williams "Army" Near-Complete Set (24 cards): Missing only U.S. Infantry for completion. Fourteen Vg to Vg-Ex, ten lesser including a few with a slight trim. 2) 1910 E2 Lauer & Suter "Navy Candy" Partial Set (15 cards): Missing nine cards for completion. Presents Vg to Vg-Ex overall on front, but fourteen lesser due to paper loss on reverse or a slight trim. This is a very attractive pair of near-complete sets from two classic and very scarce early nonsport tobacco-card issues. Total: 35 cards. Reserve $100. Estimate $200+. SOLD FOR $118.50

(Click the smaller thumbnails to the left and right (if any) to cycle through each photo in the gallery of images for this lot.)