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    1880's Multi-Brand US and UK Tobacco Cards Collection (59) - Birds and Animals. You could say this presentation is really for the birds and for the most part you would be correct. Offered is a collection of almost sixty cards from various sets with an animal or birds subject matter. Includes: United States - 1888 N4 Allen & Ginter "Birds of America"(7) - w/Blue Bird, Crossbill, Mocking Bird, Robin, Snow Owl, Swallow-tailed Hawk, and Wren. Grades GD to VG, one lesser; 1889 N5 Allen & Ginter "Birds of the Tropics" (1) - Java Peacock (VG+); 1889 N13 Allen & Ginter "Game Birds" (4) - w/Cormorant, Curiew, Rock Ptarmigan and Whooping Crane. Grades VG to VG/EX; 1891 N20 Allen & Ginter "Prize & Game Chickens" (2) - Gold laced Bantham and White Cochin Cock. Grades VG/EX; 1890 N23 Allen & Ginter "Song Birds of the World" (1) - Huia (VG); 1888 N25 Allen & Ginter "Wild Animals of the World" (1) - Virginian Deer (VG); 1890 N216 Kinney "Animals" (1) - Boa Constrictor (FR); 1890 N217 Kinney "Butterflies of the World" (1) - Grades VG.

    United Kingdom - Dwight's Soda "Useful Birds of America" - First Series (30) - Complete set of 30 cards. Large size. Grades EX/MT to NM with a four lesser; Dwight's Soda "Useful Birds of America" - Second Series (22/30) - Near set 22 of 30 cards. Large size. Grades VG to VG/EX with some lesser; Dwight's Soda "Useful Birds of America" (2) - Large size. Series 3 #27 and Series 4 #28. Both VG/EX; Dwight's Soda "Dogs" (3) - Large size. #'s 1, 7, 12. Grades GD to VG; Dwight's Soda "Interesting Animals" (1) - #1 (VG); Dwight's Soda "Useful Birds of America" - First Series (4) - Small size. #'s 10, 12, 17, 19. Grades GD to VG; Dwight's Soda "Useful Birds of America" - Third Series (2) - Small size. #'s 8 and 26. Grades VG to VG/EX; Dwight's Soda "Dogs" (3) - Small size. #'s 6, 22, 23. Grades FR with one EX; WD & HO Will's "Ruby Queen" Birds (4) - Violet borders, presents EX to EX/MT, all hand cut.


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