Postcards, Cigarette Cards and Trade Cards of the World

20 Mar 2007, starting at 11:00 GMT.

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This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.


lots

A collection of British and foreign, old to modern, in six albums inc. real photographs, exhibitions, Judges, Kingsferry Great Frost 1895, elephants, groups, Peter Saluting, Freetown Sierra Leone, Holidays with Holiday Fellowship, France,Italy, Belgium, comic, pageants, greetings, cats, shipping, France, Italy, Belgium, flowers, etc., P-EX.

A collection in five albums and loose inc. undivided backs, advertising, comic, novelty, Louis Wain, tartans, aviation, Art Nouveau, glamour, nudes, theatrical, Charlie Chaplin, Swiss army, royalty, Gruss aus etc., also some ephemera, P-EX.

A collection in albums and loose inc. real photographs, street scenes, British, foreign, Ostende, bathing cabins, Bruges, Singapore, France, Boscombe, London, Thornton Heath, Bookham, Cheddar, Ringmore, Shaldon, Hastings lifeboat, animals, military, aircraft, tanks, shipping, motor cars, Louis wain, greetings, royalty, hop picking, Louis Wain, parades, pageants, flowers etc., also ephemera, scrap book, photographs, RAF "Gold Roger", pressed botanical items, P-EX.

A collection in a blue album inc. Gruss aus, comic, Spurgin, patriotic, military, Harry Payne, stamp cards, stamp montages, coin cards, railways, novelty, Zeppelin's Dive to Death 1916, greetings etc., F-EX.

A collection in a brown album inc. real photographs, street scenes, Bedford Great Fire 1912, aviation, shipping, floating dock, Bainbridge taking off crew 1922, Russian Outrage, military, comic, Mackain, Bairnsfather, HMS Gladiator wreck, theatrical adverts, Nottingham Goose Fair, embossed, children, Barham, glamour, Kirchner, Littlehampton train crash 1920, Ramsgate tram crash 1905, Leicester Great Fire 1911, glamour etc., F-EX.

A collection of loose British and foreign, used and unused, cards inc. real photographs, exhibitions, pageants, tartans, heraldic, advertising, fantasy, greetings, artist drawn, children, religion, romance, views etc., P-EX.

A collection of loose cards in a carton inc. real photographs, undivided backs, Judges, Quinton, Egypt, Germany, shipping, Pevensey, Stony Stratford tram, cats, Prittlewell Village, hop-picking, shipping, embossed, military, novelty, A Flower Seller, lifeboat, aviation, Blind & Crippled Girls at Work, seaside, France, novelty, greetings, ethnic, Aden, embroidered silks, Buffalo Bill,s Wild West, railways, firemen etc., P-VG.

Subjects A collection of loose cards inc. cinema stars, folklore, hospitals, asylums, convalescent homes, smoking, sport, hunting, fishing, bowls, football, winter sports, trams, foreign, A Trip to the Scilly Isles, caves, clocks, rivers etc., P-VG.

A collection of loose cards in a box inc. real photographs, undivided backs, street scenes, Montreal Market, exhibitions, GB, novelty, embroidered silks, HTL, Indios Fueguinos, Paraguay School Children, Russia, Arab costume, Italy, Egypt, Germany, shipping, pageants, Natives hut building, military, Eynsford etc., P-EX.

A collection in a black album inc. undivided backs, Gruss aus, intermediate size, vignettes, some used 1896 onwards, Singapore, Russia, Egypt etc., F-EX.

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25% on the first £100,000 of the hammer price
20% on the excess of £100,001 and up to £2,000,000 of the hammer price
12% on the excess of £2,000,001 of the hammer price

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