(15) 1920s-1960s Vintage Boxing Card Sets/Near Sets  
Lot Number 1174
 
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Description

This accumulation of (15) 1920s-1960s vintage Boxing card sets/near sets is an impressive glimpse into the careers of fighters such as Braddock, Dempsey, LaMotta, Louis, Schmeling, Tunney and many others. The majority of sets come from prominent English manufacturers, although American strip card issues are present. Additionally, some of the boxers are part of larger multi-sport editions. For a list of sets, please visit our website.

1920 W529-1 Strip (10 cards, GD), 1920 W529-2 Strip (10 cards, GD), 1920 W551 Strip (10 cards, EX-MT), 1922 Amalgamaton Press Sporting Champions (17 cards, EX-MT), (2) 1922 Boys’ Friend Rising Boxing Stars (15 cards each, EX-MT, EX), 1923 W515 Strip (10 cards, EX), 1928 Lambert & Butler World of Sport (50 cards, NM), (2) 1928 Ogden’s Pugilists In Action (50 cards per, NM, EX-MT), 1929 Godfrey Phillips Sporting Champions (36 cards, NM), 1938 Churchman’s Boxing Personalities (50 cards, EX-MT), 1951 Berk Ross (6 cards, NM), 1957 Sweetule Famous Sports Records (25 cards, NM-MT, with Louis) and 1960 Rover Stars of Sport Boxers (5 cards, EX-MT). Also present is a 1940s Prize Fight punchboard (GD).  
 
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