Eldred's - Auctioneers, Appraisers

Share This

Facebook Twitter Pinterest

Item Details

Winter Market Auction

February 17, 2018

Lot #255
DepartmentEphemera
Sold For$180.00(hammer price)
 $216.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedFebruary 21, 2018

Description

COLLECTION OF CIGARETTE SILKS, BOOKLETS, TRADE CARDS AND MORE Early to Mid-20th Century
Includes a Tiffany & Co. calendar for 1880, six cigarette silks for Nebo Cigarettes, one Zira cigarette silk with the English flag, items for Lydia Pinkham and Ayer's cathartic pills, an Old Mother Hubbard's Star Rhymes", a "Drive Whist" for 1887, a 1919-1920 James G. Birch, Jr. Yule Tide Greeting card, two Hartz Mountain Pet Care booklets, calling cards, trade cards, a good selection of openwork and other Valentines, four empty postcard albums and much more. Contained in two cardboard boxes and a smaller box containing Valentines.
From a Massachusetts Collection."

Condition

Wear consistenmt with age and use. Some cards were removed from albums. Overall, good condition.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

  • Hours: April-October: Mon.-Fri. 8:30am until 5:00pm
  • November-March: 8:30am until 4:30pm
  • Visits: 48,108,408
  • Site Last Updated: July 16, 2018

Hosting • Design • Development: Community Internet Cape Cod SEO