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Description: 1910-12 P2 Sweet Caporal Pins near complete set (199 of 204). Very attractive near complete set of these popular early tobacco insert premiums is in consistent average EX condition with only a small portion dropping below that grade level and a good number throughout which are better. The most notable pieces with condition flaws are the two Ty Cobb pins (small letters has a vertical crack on the face, large letters has rust staining). Other Hall of Famers represented (many by more than one pin given the small and large letter variations) include Christy Mathewson, Tris Speaker, Walter Johnson, Nap Lajoie, Cy Young, Joe Tinker, Hugh Jennings, Hugh Duffy, Zach Wheat, Bobby Wallace, Clark Griffith, Mordecai Brown, Frank Chance, Eddie Collins, Chief Bender, and John McGraw. Missing only 44b Doyle large letters, 52 Evers, 95b Mathewson large letters, 133a Speaker small letters, and 146 Wallace without cap. One of, if not the, most complete assemblages Sweet Caporal pins we have handled complete with a number of deceptively scarce pieces: Avg. EX
Estimated Price Range: ($3,000-$5,000)
Current EST:  04/01/20 12:48:15 AM
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