101 Ogden’s 1901 and 1902 Tab Cigarette Cards from 13 Series or Sets.
Lot 650. 101 Ogden’s 1901 and 1902 Tab Cigarette Cards from 13 Series or Sets. A total of 97 different cards. Each has a black & white photo on the front. Almost all have a brief description on the back. Fifty-eight are from six different 1901-02 “General Interest” series: Series A (3 cards), including Charles Dickens and a cricket bowler (“pitcher”). Series B (13 cards), including London Bridge, military leaders, actresses, bull fighting, a Zulu war dance, a cyclist, and a kangaroo and wallaby. Series C (14), ships, horses, elephants, train engines and actresses. Series D (23, 1 duplicate), dogs, horses, ships and sailors. Series F (3), a lion, horses and sailors. And from a Series of 120 (2 cards), an actress and the Bank of England. The other sets are: Imperial Interest (1 card), Major Vaux. Imperial or International Interest (20), primarily military leaders and scenes, and two photos from China. International Interest (2), Queen Victoria and King Edward VII. International Interest or Prominent British Officers (5). Leading Artistes of the Day (1). Leading Generals at the War (10, 2 duplicates). Leading Generals at the War, no description on the back, 4 cards. Vg to vg-ex, with some cards grading lower, and some higher. Winning Bid $61.