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1896-1898 Non-Sport Tobacco/Gum Pin Lot of (113) with Flags, Ladies & Celebrated Men/Women

Lot Number 891

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Pin your bids to this fabulous collection of (113) 1896-1898 non-sport tobacco and gum pins. Sure these antique premiums were issued with products now considered to be terrible vices, but that only serves to enhance their historical significance. Another thing this generally well-preserved bunch has going for it, is an overall high-quality condition average of (EX to NM) with just a few lesser. Featured are:

(38) 1896-1898 Pepsin Gum "Celebrated Men and Women" with famed historic figures such as Julius Caesar, William Shakespeare, Oliver Cromwell, George Washington, Charles Dickens, Napoleon Bonaparte, Philip Sheridan, William T. Sherman, Queen Victoria and Czar Nicholas III, (35) pins have Pepsin label backers and (3) have blank backs

(58) 1896-1898 Sweet Caporal P6 "National Flags", all different variations and some interesting examples of places that have been renamed, such as The Orange Free State, Persia and Transvaal, (48) have Sweet Caporal label backers, (4) are blank backs and (6) are filled with Sweet Caporal metal discs and are a bit wider in diameter

(17) Perfection Cigarettes "Pretty Ladies" with portraits that are explained by the series title, (14) have Perfection label backers and (3) are blank backs

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