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Lot # 179 (of 1866)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1909 T204 Ramly Tobacco SGC EX/NM+ 82 Collection (6)

Starting Bid - $800, Sold For - $4,444

Extremely highly graded collection of six different T204 Ramly cards, each graded and encapsulated EX/NM+ 82 (four) and EX/NM 80 (two) by SGC. One of the most elegantly designed card issues ever produced, T204 Ramlys are noted for the distinctive fancy gold-embossed borders that surround the oval photographic portraits. They are much rarer than most other tobacco-card issues from the 1910 era and are particularly condition sensitive due to their easily chipped gold borders. This collection consists of the following: Four EX/NM+ 82: Conroy (Washington Senators), McIntyre (Detroit Tigers), Milan (Washington Senators), and Ruelbach (Chicago Cubs). Two EX/NM 80: Sallee (St. Louis Cardinals) and Scheckard (Chicago Cubs). All four cards graded EX/NM+ 82 are the only examples graded at that level for the respective player. This is an exceptionally attractive collection of cards from one of the most classic and visually appealing of all prewar-card issues. The equivalent SMR value for this collection (factoring in the four half grades at the lower whole-grade level) is $3,510. Total: 6 cards. Reserve $800. Estimate $1,500/$2,500+. SOLD FOR $4,444

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