Day 1 Lot 427

Rugby Cigarette & Trade Card Selection 1920s-1930s (Qty)...

Auction Date: 8/12/2021 at 10am

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Rugby Cigarette & Trade Card Selection 1920s-1930s (Qty): About 170 vintage Rugby cards in two full and four part-sets, mostly in colour, from the Golden Age of Card collecting between the wars. Complete sets of 50 each of Mel's Rugby Internationals, caricatures from Wills Ltd in 1929, and Churchman's colour portraits set, also of Rugby Internationals, from 1935; all seven of the Rugby Cards from British Sporting Personalities, Wills, 1937; 39 Rugby Teams from the multi-card Ardath real photograph series of 1936-7; c13 of the Rugby Union content from Rip's Football Caricatures, Players Ltd, 1926; & 10 likewise from 'Football Caricatures' by Mac, Players Ltd 1927; rest of set, R League & Soccer, also included. A lovely lot, G/VG

Guide Price: £100.00 - £140.00

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