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1913 T200 Fatima Washington Americans PSA EX+ 5.5 - 1 of 1 - Highest Graded!
Starting Bid - $300, Sold For - $1,659
Graded EX+ 5.5 by PSA. This is the ONLY example graded at this level with none higher from among ninety-six cards evaluated by PSA to date! The Washington Americans team is one of the key cards from the popular T200 Fatima set, highlighted by Hall of Famers Walter Johnson and Clark Griffith as well as future "Black Sox" star Chick Gandil. Issued one card per pack with Fatima cigarettes, the T200 set is one of the most distinctive of all tobacco-card issues in part because it features real photographs of teams. This Washington Senators card captures the team with Walter Johnson standing dead-center in the back row. This example is in exceptional condition compared to the average T200. Only two percent of the entire PSA-graded population grades higher! It has a crystal-clear photograph, strong corners showing light touches of wear against the black borders, and a virtually flawless surface, which is exceptional for this issue as T200s are notorious for cracking due to their brittle crease-prone glossy surface. Centered 60/40 top-to-bottom and 75/25 left-to-right. This stunning ultra high-grade example of this key tobacco card would upgrade virtually any T200 Fatima collection. Reserve $300. Estimate $500/$1,000. SOLD FOR $1,659
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