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Prominent figures of the past are immortalized is classic cardboard portraits with this two-series antique tobacco card set. These famous movers and shakers are depicted in realistic art images on the obverse, with brief biographical information and listings of accomplishments printed on the reverse. This complete collection of (100) T68 cards is comprised of two series of fifty cards each with Series I Heroes of History and Series II Men of History. This compelling set has been entirely graded by PSA in a nicely matched range of (VG-EX to EX-MT) with a GPA of 4.66 and a Weighted Rating of 4.70 to rank as #5 on their Registry. Several back varieties are present as noted below. Populated by a who’s who cast of historical greats, this fascinating upper echelon set is sure to please.
The grade breakdown is as follows:
Series I Heroes of History (50) cards with: (38) Royal Bengals back: PSA EX-MT 6: (6) cards with Molly Pitcher; PSA EX 5: (14) cards with Christopher Columbus and U.S. Grant; PSA VG-EX 4.5: (3) cards with Napoleon Bonaparte and Marquis De Lafayette; PSA VG-EX 4: (15) cards with Abraham Lincoln, Robert E. Lee, Daniel Boone, Geronimo, Sitting Bull and Joan of Arc; (7) Pan Handle back: PSA EX-MT 6: (1) card with Benjamin Franklin; PSA EX 5: (4) cards with George Washington; PSA VG-EX 4: (2) cards; (5) Miners Extra back: PSA EX 5: (3) cards with Paul Revere; PSA VG-EX 4: (2) cards
Series II Men of History (50) cards with: (44) Royal Bengals back: PSA EX-MT 6: (4) cards with Emperor Nero; PSA EX 5: (20) cards with Alexander the Great, Elizabeth I of England, William Shakespeare; PSA VG-EX 4: (20) cards with Julius Caesar, Henry VIII, Davy Crockett and Stonewall Jackson; (5) Pan Handle back: PSA EX 5: (1) card with Louis XIV; PSA VG-EX 4: (4) cards with George A. Custer, Andrew Jackson, P.T. Barnum; (1) Miners Extra back: PSA VG-EX 4: (1) card with Thomas Jefferson