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1890-1948 Boxing/Multi-Sport Card Sets & Singles Treasure Chest Collection

Lot Number 1100

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Boxing buffs score big with this thrilling treasure chest collection of vintage boxing and multi-sport sets and singles. Spanning the period 1890-1948, this major haul is loaded with cards from the most popular series of the period, with tobacco, candy, gum and strip card types. This amazing assortment would merit serious consideration under any circumstances, due to the presence of many legendary fighters. In this case, desirability gets heated to the boiling point by the inclusion of (45) cards graded by leading certification services PSA and SGC. For the crowning touch, this big bundle also includes complete sets of the 1910 Khedival/Subrug T225 "Prize Fight" series and the 1910 Mecca T220 "Champions" series.


Featured are:


1890 Mayo N310 "Prizefighters" (20) cards with:

(3) SGC graded: Carney (Authentic), Maher (VG 3), Ryan (GD 2)

(17) Raw showing a range of FR to VG-EX details with deference to (12) affected by reverse side surface loss and/or paper and adhesive residue and (2) lesser with obverse surface loss, with: Burns, Dime, Fitzsimmons, Goss, Griffo, Lavigne "name at bottom", Lavigne "name at top", Leonard "name at bottom", Leonard "name at top", McAuliffe, Mitchell, Plimmer, (2) Slavin, B. Smith, S. Smith, Van Heest


1909 American Caramel E75 "Prize Fighter" (25) "black text back" cards with:

Near-Set of (15/20) with: (3) PSA graded (EX 5): Burns, McGovern, O'Brien; (2) PSA graded (VG-EX 4): Attell, Gans; (1) PSA graded (VG 3): McCoy; (2) PSA Graded (GD 2): Fitzsimmons, Jeffries; (2) SGC graded (VG 3): Hart, Walcott; (5) raw average (FR to GD+): Dixon, Ketchell, Munroe, Nelson, Sharkey

(10) Duplicates with: (1) SGC graded: Gans (Authentic); and (9) raw with: (7) average (FR to GD+): Attell, (2) Fitzsimmons, Hart, O'Brien, Walcott, McGovern; McCoy (PR); and Munroe (trimmed)


(1) 1910 American Caramel E76 "blue text back" card: J.J. Corbett (PR)


1910 Khedival/Subrug T225 "Prize Fight Series" complete set of (25) ranging as (80% GD to VG, 20% lesser) with Attell, Jeffries, Jeanette, Ketchell, Sharkey


1910 Mecca T218 "Champions" (63) cards range as (80% VG to EX, 20% FR to GD) with: (13) different Boxing with Attell and Jeanette; (18) Pool & Billiards with (12) different including Hoppe and (6) duplicates; (18) Track & Field with (15) different and (3) duplicates; (4) Golf with (3) different and (1) duplicate; (5) Bowling with (3) different and (2) duplicates; (5) different Swimming & Diving; (1) Skating


1910 Mecca T220 "Champions (101) cards with:

Complete set of (50) with: (3) PSA graded (EX 5): Donovan "Of Today", Madden, Ryan; (9) PSA graded (VG-EX 4): Choynski, J.J. Corbett, Driscoll & Glover, Frayne, Hart, Klaus, Mace & King, McGovern, O'Brien; (1) PSA graded (VG+ 3.5): Burke; (7) PSA Graded (VG 3): Barry, Burns, Goodman, Griffo, Heenan, Randall and Turner; (4) PSA graded (GD 2): Cross, McAuliffe, Wagner, Welsh; and (27) raw range as (80% VG-EX to EX+, 20% GD to VG) with Fitzsimmons, Gans, Jeffries & Sharkey, Mace, Sharkey, Sullivan, Sullivan & Kilrain

(43) Duplicates with: (2) PSA graded: Donovan "Of Today" (VG-EX 4), Burke (GD 2); and (41) raw range as (75% VG to EX, 25% FR to GD) with (2) J.J. Corbett and Gans

(8) Silver border variations range as (75% FR to GD, 25% PR) with: Burke, Carney, Choynski, Coburn, Y. Corbett, (2) Driscoll & Glover, Edwards


1910 Philadelphia Caramel E79 "27 Scrappers" with:

(5) PSA graded: Nelson & Marto (VG-EX 4), Hart (VG 3), Jeffries (VG 3), Y. Corbett (GD 2), Rawlins (GD 2)

(9) Raw with: Jeffries (VG), Johnson (FR), Ketchell (VG); (3) average (GD): Y. Corbett, M. Sullivan, Kaufman & M. Sullivan; (3) lesser: Hart, Langford, Arm and Clenched Fist "Wrong Way"


(7) 1920s Strip Cards are neatly cut and show average EX to EX-MT details with: Canzoneri, Delaney, Heeney, Kaplan, Rosenberg, Sharkey, Uzcudun


(1) 1948 Leaf Boxing: #98 Forbes PSA graded (GD 2)

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