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    1887 N2 Allen & Ginter "American Indian Chiefs" Complete set (50). From the George M. Joyce collection. The N2 series of "Celebrated American Indian Chiefs" is one of the most endearing and highly sought after sets among the exhaustive list of 19th Century tobacco insert card releases. The majestic nobility of the Native American leaders resonates via the breathtaking detail and vibrant hues afforded by the lithographers craft. This is an attractive complete set of 50 cards and are being offered for the first time at public auction. Most of the cards have a small "G" stamped on the reverse. A total of 10 cards have been graded by PSA. Includes: PSA EX 5 (MK): 2 cards, Clam Fish and Gray Eagle; PSA VG-EX 4 (MK): 8 cards, Big Chief, Big Elk, British/Correct, Keokuk's Son, Man And Chief, Noon Day, Sitting Bull, John Yellow Flower. Ungraded - Geronimo (VG-, small). The set grades 70% VG to EX (all have "G" stamp), 30% lower (a few have "G" stamp, most have pencil/ink on reverse).

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    May, 2013
    2nd-4th Thursday-Saturday
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