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    1880's N508 Sub Rosa Women Baseball Players SGC-Graded Near Set (7/9). John Esch collection. One of more unique and fun tobacco card sets of the late 1880's is the set featuring women baseball players. The ACC designation is N508 and the brand advertised is "Sub Rosa Cigarettes" which you see in the gold box seen in each background. This is a scarce issue where usually only single cards become available. Includes: SGC Good+ 2.5: 1 card, #5 Double Him Up; SGC Good 2: 3 cards, #'s 2 The Pitcher, 6 Shortstop and 7 Catcher; SGC Poor 1: 2 cards, #'s 3 Out at First and 4 A Chance for a Double Play; SGC Authentic: 1 card, #9 The Champion Batter.

    Guide Value or Estimate: $1,200 - up.

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