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    1887 N174 Old Judge Arthur Sullivan SGC 40 VG 3. This auction features a selection of scarce N174 Old Judge "Celebrities and Prizefighters" non-sports cards featuring political leaders and personalities of the Victorian era including Queen Victoria herself. These cards are rarely seen. Each and every one of the fourteen cards is the one and only card graded to date by SGC!

    This presentation is for a Goodwin & Co. N174 Old Judge Card featuring: Arthur Sullivan that has been graded SGC 40 VG 3. Sir Arthur Seymour Sullivan MVO (May 1842 - November 1900) was an English composer best known for his series of 14 operatic collaborations with W. S. Gilbert including The Pirates of Penzance and The Mikado. Sullivan composed over twenty operas, over a dozen major orchestral works plus choral works, oratorios, ballets, partial scores to several plays and a multitude of hymns and church pieces. His most noted piece being "Onward Christian Soldiers." As mentioned, this is the first and currently the only example recorded on the SGC census report!


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    December, 2015
    6th Sunday
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