ORIGINAL BRITISH CIGARETTE CARD SET OF 25 CARDS Title of cards - Picturesque Old England Date of Issue - 1931. Issued by - De Reszke Cigarettes by J.Millhoff of London. Artwork - H.Radcliffe. Number of cards - 25 (Complete set). Condition - Excellent. ( Colours strong and vid with no fading). Dimensions of each card - Large Format 2.1/2 inches by 3.1/8th inches. Catalogue value - 30 GB pounds
A very desirable, original complete set of 25 cigarette cards. Each card depicts a n etched colour picture of an old English building, castle or church with a detailed description of the picture printed on the reverse. They are tasteful, informative and a pleasure to view. Considering they are now 87 years old they are in superb condition, with superb colour. If you are a student of Old England and its buildings, ancient architecture, history buff or card collector you will not be disappointed with these. They would look fabulous if framed up and displayed. They are a really good investment. See photographs for the 25 scenes depicted. Postage from France to the U.K. by standard airmail will be 2.50p I also ship worldwide.
Please note - The cards have been photographed with the cards in plastic protective sleeves. Hence any light glare etc. The purchaser will receive the cards in the plastic sleeves which will protect them during transit. If required, they can be easily slipped out of the sleeves for viewing.