1888 N40 Allen & Ginter "Game Birds" Complete Set (50) - #1 on the SGC Set Registry! Set GPA: 57.4; Registry Rank: #1 on the SGC Set Registry. Birds are a common theme among 19th and 20th century tobacco promotions and none is more highly sought after than this 50-card promotion by Allen & Ginter's. Game Birds are scarce, large-size cards and are a pleasure to behold. The wonderfully ornate and vibrant designs set off the natural beauty afford by the 50 different species represented within. A great set to have and show off to other card enthusiasts in any condition, this presentation of mostly Excellent to Near-Mint examples would be a considerable challenge to replicate. Includes: Graded - SGC 84 NM 7: 1 cards, Pheasant; SGC 80 EX/NM 6: 8 cards, American Bittern, Golden Plover, Great Blue Heron, Louisiana Heron, Plumed Partridge, Rock Ptarmigan, Sandpiper, Wood Duck; SGC 70 EX+ 5.5: 5 cards, American Ptarmigan, Eider Duck, Hooded Merganser, Mallard Duck, Snipe; SGC 60 EX 5: 18 cards, American White Egret, Black Head Duck, California Partridge, Canada Goose, Canada Grouse, Cormorant, Curlew, Green-Winged Teal, Kildeer Plover, Pintail Duck, Purple Gallinule, Rail, Red-Head Duck, Roseate Spoonbill, Turnstone, White Ibis, Whooping Crane, Wild Turkey; SGC 50 VG/EX 4: 6 cards, American Coot, Brent Goose, Canvas-Back Duck, Great White Heron, Little Sandpiper, Prairie Chicken; SGC 40 VG 3: 7 cards, Black-Necked Stilt, Clapper Rail, Great Marbled Godwit, King Rail, Phalarope, Woodcock, Yellow Shank Tatler; SGC 30 GD 2: 4 cards, American Partridge, American Snake Bird, Blue-Winged Teal, Scarlet Ibis; SGC 20 FR 1.5: 1 card, American Oyster Catcher.

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