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Duke's Cigarettes Cards "Terrors of America" (N88) Series, 1888 (5 out of 50)

Duke's Cigarettes "Terrors of America" Card Series dating from 1888. This lot includes 5 out of the original set of 50 cards that were issued. Each card features a polychrome lithograph scene of young boys being mischievous societal menaces with the card's related title in quotations below. The cards all follow the same cool color palette with mostly blue and chocolate colors and a touches of red. These cards are ungraded. 

Processing and shipping within the continental U.S. $25.00 plus 1.5% replacement cost insurance. 

Condition:

The cards are in poor to fair condition. The edges of the cards are slightly worn and one of the cards has a significant horizontal crease across the middle ("Get onto me spread eagle").The front of the cards is in good condition overall with only minor signs of surface damage, not major staining or creasing and no tears. However, the back of the cards is in poor condition showing damage from prior mounting that resulted in large portions of the surface being peeled off.

Witherell's strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherell's. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions. 

Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$5
02/01/2019

 

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Witherell's strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherell's. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms and Conditions. There will be no Buyers Premium. Methods of payment are cash, check, credit cards, money orders, or wire transfer for foreign payments.