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1910-Era Caramel-Card SGC-Graded Collection (24 cards) Including 14 Hall of Famers
Starting Bid - $1,000, Sold For - $5,100
Exceptionally attractive collection of twenty-four 1910-era caramel cards (two are Bakery cards) from seven different classic sets, highlighted by fourteen Hall of Famers. Seventeen cards are professionally graded and encapsulated by SGC (submitted by REA). This collection consists of the following: 1) 1908 E102 (3 cards): Bender (HOF, Authentic due to slight trim, otherwise Vg-Ex+), Lajoie (HOF, GOOD+ 35), and Tinker (HOF, VG/EX+ 55). 2) 1909 E92 Dockman & Sons (8 cards): Chance (HOF, VG/EX 50), Chase (VG+ 45), Doyle (slight trim, otherwise Ex), two Hartsel (both Vg), Jennings (HOF, VG/EX+ 55), and two Tinker (HOF, VG/EX 50 and VG+ 45). 3) 1909 E95 Philadelphia Caramel (5 cards): Doyle (Vg-Ex+), Evers (HOF, FAIR 20), Leach (Vg), Morgan (Vg-Ex), and Wiltse (Vg+). 4) 1909-1911 E90-1 American Caramel (7 cards): Bender (HOF, VG/EX+ 55), Chase (EX 60), Clarke/Philadelphia (HOF, VG/EX+ 55), Joss/portrait (HOF, POOR 10), Lajoie (HOF, VG+ 45), Sheckard (Vg), and Tinker (HOF, VG/EX+ 55). 5) 1910 E93 Standard Caramel (3 cards): Chase (VG 40), Donovan (Vg-Ex), and Wiltse (Vg-Ex). 6) 1910 E96 Philadelphia Caramel (2 cards): Dooin (Vg) and Pfeister (Vg). 7) 1911-1914 D304 Butter Krust (2 cards): Barry (Vg-Ex+) and Crawford (HOF, GOOD 30). This is a very desirable collection of key cards from several of the most popular caramel and bakery card sets of the era, which while not large in number, includes numerous highlights. The equivalent SMR value for just thirteen of the graded cards (factoring in the eight half-grades at the lower whole-grade level) is $4,835. Total: 24 cards. Reserve $1,000. Estimate $2,500+++. SOLD FOR $5,100
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