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    1911 T205 Gold Border Complete Set (208 + 1 Variation) With Signed Marquard and Wheat Cards and an Extremely Rare "Broad Leaf" Back! This beautifully designed set is one of the finest productions ever in any condition. This 209-card complete set of T205 Gold Borders was assembled by our consignor decades ago and is a great representation of this classic issue. For the true hobbyist, not only does this set come complete, plus a Dougherty variation, it offers a pair of cards signed by Hall of Famers Rube Marquard and Zach Wheat, and offers no less than eight different tobacco brands including an extremely rare Broad Leaf! In total, 22 cards have been graded by SGC. Highlights include: Graded - SGC 60 EX 5: 1 card, Griffith "Polar Bear"; SGC 50 VG/EX 4: 5 cards, w/Bender, Hoblitzell/No Cin./Incorrect, Mathewson, McGraw and Merritt "Hassan"; SGC 40 VG 3: 11 cards, w/Chance, Chase/Both Ears-Frame Ends, Collins/Mouth Closed, Collins/Mouth Open, Ford/White, Grant, Harmon/Left Ear, Stovall, Wallace/No Cap, Two Lines of Stats "Polar Bear", Wiltse/Only Right Ear "HLC" and Young; SGC 30 GD 2: 3 cards, w/Evers, Raymond and Wagner; SGC Authentic: 2 cards, w/Cobb and Gray/Stats on Back. Ungraded - including: Baker (FR), Barger/Full "B" (GD/VG), Barger/Partial "B" (GD), Bresnahan/Mouth Closed (FR), Bresnahan/Mouth Open (GD/VG), Brown (GD), Chase/Left Ear (GD), Cicotte (FR), Clarke (VG), Crandall/"T" Crossed (VG), Dahlen (VG), Donahue (hand cut), Dougherty/Red Sock (VG/EX), Dougherty/White Sock (trimmed), Duffy (VG), Fisher (PR), Ford/Black (FR), Gardner (VG), Graham/Cubs (GD), Huggins (VG), Jennings (PR), Johnson (PR), Joss (GD), Karger (trimmed), Kleinow (trimmed), Latham (trimmed), Magee (FR), Marquard (GD, signed), McBride (trimmed), Pelty (VG/EX), Rowan (FR), Scanlan (GD), Shean/Rustlers "Broad Leaf" (GD), Shean/Cubs (GD/VG), Speaker (GD, stamp rev.), Stahl (trimmed), Suggs (VG), Sweeney (FR), Tinker (VG), Turner (VG/EX), Vaughn (FR), Wallace/With Cap (GD), Walsh (GD), Wheat (GD/VG, signed), K. White (PR) and Wilhelm/"suffered" (VG). Minor Leaguers: Adkins (GD), Batch (FR), Cady (VG), J. Collins (GD), Dunn (GD), Frick (GD), Hanford (FR), Lee (GD), McAllister (GD), Nee (FR), Phelan (GD). Grades 42% VG to VG/EX with a couple nicer, 30% GD to GD/VG, 17% PR to FR, 11% Trimmed/Hand cut edges.

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    Brands:  Piedmont (90 cards), Polar Bear (46 cards), Sweet Caporal (35 cards), Hassan (21 cards), Sovereign (7 cards), Honest Long Cut (7 cards), Cycle (2 cards) and Broad Leaf (1 card).

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