1880s H804-15A “Red Border Position Series” Partial Set – 7 of 9 Cards.
Lot 160. 1880s H804-15A “Red Border Position Series” Partial Set – 7 of 9 Cards. These multi-color cards are framed in red and have a white border and a “9.” in the lower right. Positions present are the Pitcher p-f, Catcher f-g, Left Field (significantly trimmed to 2.7” x 3.5” from almost 3” x 4.5”) p, Centre Field f-g, Right Field f, Batsman vg and Umpire f. Third Base, Short Stop and Champion Spurter are missing. The Pitcher and Centre Field cards have blank backs; the other backs display advertising. The Right Field, Batsman and Umpire cards have backs that don’t seem to have been in a scrapbook. The front of the Right Field card has a glossy finish. Winning Bid $115.