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Late-1800s to Mid-1900s Tobacciana and Assorted Sundries Lot of (31)

Lot Number 678

Quantity: Bid Starts: 02/03/2014 12:00:00 
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Meet your manly needs with this diverse lot of (31) late-1800s to mid-1900s tobacciana and assorted sundry items. Presenting in average to excellent condition these appealing relics are decorated with a fascinating array of graphics. Featured are (6) c.1900 cigarette/cigar packages with Chesterfield, Murad, (2) Piedmont, Recruit and Sweet Caporal; (10) 1950s Ohio Blue Tip multi-sport matchboxes; (6) tins: (3) Colgan’s Chips, Between the Acts cigars, Mayo’s sliced plug and Reel-Ola adhesive tape; 1930s Champ prophylactics. More on our website.

Also present are:

(2) All American c.1920s match boxes with matches, both very appealing

Jack Dempsey c.1940s sugar cube from Dempsey’s restaurant, attractive with a small hole on one side which does not detract from the front and back images

(2) Reach c.1920s-30s “Pitcher’s Toe Plate” in unopened original envelope packages

(2) Richardson c.1920s-30s “Pitcher’s Toe Plate” in unopened original envelope packages

Winner Plug Tobacco c.late-1800s 10x10 lithograph advertisement (EX-MT)

American Tobacco Co. 1907 “Catalogue of Presents for Tobacco Tags and Coupons” redemption program catalog, presents (VG) with a 3” tear, pencil writing and moderate staining on the front cover, the rest of this publication is in excellent condition

Don Mattingly 1980s pack of cigarettes with Mattingly photo on front, presents in excellent condition, this is a thirty-third item not counted in the above list described as late1800s-early 1900s items. This item appears to be a manufactured novelty item, it is labeled as “complimentary-not for sale”

Many of the included items have crossover appeal as they feature sports figure graphics including the prophylactics with a boxer, all of the match boxes with multi-sport images, the sugar cube with Jack Dempsey, the roll of tape with multi-sport and technically the toe plates with pitcher’s shoes. While all of the items in this lot display handsomely the Murad cigarette package shows exceptional colors and graphics.

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