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    1887 N269 Lorillard's #4 Wm. Sheriff SGC 40 VG 3 (Hull Collection).
    Graded 40 VG 3 by SGC, one of two examples at this, the highest grade level known. Like so many others, this very rare series circulated in the late 1880's but is unlike most other sets of the day. From the numbered, large 2-3/8" x 3-11/16" card size, the extensive line up of pugilists, including the top fighters of the era and the brief biography of each fighter on the reverse with no space wasted by advertising are all exceptions to the rules of the era. This edition is immensely popular with boxing collectors who will passionately pursue even hand cut examples to display in their treasured collections.




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    March, 2009
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