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    1889 N5 Allen & Ginter "Birds of the Tropics" Complete Set (50) - #1 on the SGC Set Registry! This is the #1 set on the SGC Set Registry with a GPA of 66.0. Man's fine feathered friends are honored with this showcase of fifty "Birds of The Tropics" produced in 1889 by Allen & Ginter. This is truly a very well designed and professionally executed edition that rarely presents itself in complete set form. This high end presentation is mainly (82%) in EX to NM-MT condition. Includes: Graded - SGC 88 NM-MT 8: 1 card, Black-Throated Golden Pheasant; SGC 86 NM+ 7.5: 1 card, Owl Parrot; SGC 84 NM 7: 11 cards, New Zealand Parrot, Black Swan, Cassowary, Fiery-Tailed Sunbird, India Peacock, Rainbow Pitta, Red and Blue Macaw, Sun Bittern, Swinhoe Pheasant, The Notornis; SGC 80 EX/NM 6: 13 cards, Rhea, Sacred Kingfisher, Violaceous, The Tropic Bird, Apteryx, Concave-Casqued Hornbill, Jungle Fowl, Java Peacock, African Flamingo , Red Bird Of Paradise, The Banded Aracari Toucan, The Impeyan Pheasant, Torquata; SGC 70 EX+ 5.5: 3 cards, Festive Green Parrot, Swindern's Love Birds, Great Bird Of Paradise; SGC 60 EX 5: 12 cards, Sacred Ibis, Shoe-Bill, Alexandrine Ring Parakeet, Cock-Of-The-Rock, Magnificent Bird Of Paradise, Paradise Tanager, Pitta, Saddle-Billed Stork, Satin Bower Bird, White-Throated Shag, Yellow-Creasted Cockatoo, Tri-Colored Cockatoo; SGC 40 VG 3: 4 cards, Yellow-Casque Black Hornbill, Crimson Topaz, King Bird Of Paradise, Schreiber's Humming Bird, Top Knot Pigeon; SGC 30 Good 2: 1 card, Toco Toucan; SGC 20 FR 1.5: 4 cards, Horned Screamer, Quezal, Lyre Bird, Yellow-Breasted Sun Bird.

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    April, 2011
    21st-22nd Thursday-Friday
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