Pre-1900 Baseball


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Lot # 20 - 1887 N28 Allen & Ginter Charles Comiskey Baseball PSA 8 NM-MT

WHITESOX OWNER!!! One of the rarest cards ever issued and in fantastic condition. Truly amazing portrait card of Mr. Comiskey. Consider that the three 8's are in major collectors collections buried away for ever, so this is a great opportunity to get the best available card issued 129 years ago. This card connects!!!
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Lot # 24 - 1888 N162 Goodwin Champions Tim Keefe Baseball PSA 8 NM-MT

The offered item's card front is well-centered and exhibits only a hint of wear at the tips of the corners, with a touch at the upper left. The reverse is also clean, projecting bright, fully legible text, and has never been subjected to scrapbook or album mounting. A beautiful 19th Century card in NM-MT 8 condition.
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Lot # 31 - 1888 N29 Allen & Ginter Wm. Ewing Baseball PSA 9 Mint

The great catcher, shown here in a very desirable portrait pose, was captain of the legendary New York Giants teams of the late 1880's. Its white background extends without interruption to showcase the strong edges. The corners have a pinpoint look, which is rare due to the tobacco packages these cards were distributed in.
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Lot # 42 - 1887 N28 Allen & Ginter John Clarkson Baseball PSA 8 NM-MT

RARE!!!… Offered is an electrifying card, from Allen & Ginter's N28, that defines its type in estimable fashion. Its subject is the slight statured Hall of Fame hurler, John Clarkson. A flawlessly lithographed, pure white background is the foundation for Clarkson's vivid image. Offered in a stunning PSA 8 holder.
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Lot # 43 - 1887 Old Judge Cigarettes N172 Mike “King’ Kelly - “254-4; Bat at Ready at 45 Degrees, L/handed” (SGC 55/4.5)

His Old Judge Cigarette example presented here reflects fine sepia toned contrast, highlighted by a crystal clear “Chicago” uniform and fine print registration. Anyone can see that this seemingly miraculous N172 Kelly offering has stubbornly defied “father-time” for the past 129 years, meriting it the highest hobby accolades from any elite Old Judge collector!
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Lot # 44 - 1887 Old Judge Cigarettes N172 Mike “King” Kelly Portrait - “254-1; Portrait in Cap, “Chicago” on Shirt” (SGC 30/2)

1887 Old Judge Cigarettes N172 Mike “King” Kelly Portrait - “254-1; Portrait in Cap, “Chicago” on Shirt” (SGC 30/2) One of Mike “King” Kelly’s rarest N172 Old Judge poses is his “Portrait in cap, Chicago on Shirt 254-1” image as presented in the iconic Photographic Baseball Cards of Goodwin & Company publication. Seldom, does this variation surface for the taking, substantiating why this stell
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Lot # 45 - 1888 Goodwin Champions N162 Mike “King” Kelly (PSA 6)

Kelly’s superb lithographic portrait pose including his classic thick mustache, is virtually un-improvable, set against a robust blue and yellow toned background with the image extremely well-centered between four clean white borders. The Old Judge/Gypsy Queen bottom situated advertisement is vividly registered, and the verso, while moderately toned, reflects a bold black checklist.
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Lot # 46 - 1888 N162 Goodwin Champions Bob Caruthers Baseball PSA 7 NM

LEGENDARY NAME!!!… Caruthers is one of a few players who excelled both as a pitcher and hitter during his career. He managed 218 wins with only 99 defeats. With a lifetime .282 average, he was so adept at hitting that he regularly was inserted into the outfield during his days off from pitching. The offered card is extremely clean and boasts tremendous colors. Low pop beauty offered here.
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Lot # 47 - 1888 N43 Allen & Ginter Wm. Ewing World Champions Baseball PSA 6 EX-MT

Always in demand, this card doesn't disappoint. As nice a card in a PSA 6 holder we have ever offered. Vintage opportunity that needs a new home.
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Lot # 48 - 1888 N162 Goodwin Champions Ed Andrews Baseball PSA 7 NM

VINTAGE!!!… The offered card pictures Philadelphia outfielder Ed Andrews. This example boasts tremendous colors and a clear image of Andrews in a PSA 7 NM holder. This card is RARE!!!
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