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1912 T207 Brown Background William Kelly SGC EX/NM 80 - Broadleaf Back
Starting Bid - $200, Sold For - $360
Graded EX/NM 80 by SGC. One of only two examples graded at this level with a single card graded higher! Exceptional example of William Kelly (Pittsburgh Pirates) from the T207 Brown Background set featuring the rare Broadleaf Cigarettes advertising reverse. T207s are found with a number of different advertising backs (similar to T205 and T206), and Broadleaf backs have always been considered to be among the rarest. The offered card is entirely crisp and clean, with bold colors, a flawless surface, strong corners showing light touches of wear, and centering towards the top. The reverse is clean, with a bold advertisement, ideal for a sample card. The rare backs (Cycle, Broadleaf, and no advertising) are usually associated with the rarer cards in the T207 set, which make the assembly of a complete set so difficult. This is a superb example featuring the rare Broadleaf advertising reverse. Reserve $200. Estimate (open). SOLD FOR $360
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