|Winning Bid:||$695.75 (includes 15% Buyer's Premium)|
|Bidding Ended:||September 30, 2010 at 12:00 PM EDT|
Auction #201 - Part II
Item numbers 1409 through 3152 in auction 201.
Complete deck of 48 full color 2-3/8x3-5/8” high quality glossy art cards with images on front and blue pattern on backs. Back has 4 different suits: “Espada” - 12 cards, “Oro” - 12 cards, “Basto” – no #4 but 2 different #10, “Copa” – no #11 but 2 different #7 for a total of 48 cards as issued. Characters include: Tarzan, The Phantom, Dick Tracy, Popeye and Olive Oyl, Superman, Lady Luck, Smilin’ Jack, The Spirit, Maggie and Jiggs, Alley Oop, Pete the Tramp, Mandrake the Magician, Tillie the Toiler, Little King, Mutt and Jeff and Lord Plushbottom. These were unlicensed by their respective copyright holders. All show explicit sex acts, mostly male/female but a few female/female and male/animal. c. 1940s. Choice, Exc., N. Mint condition. Comes with generic but original box which shows wear and is Fine. These cards are very censored for our photo. If uncensored photos are desired, please contact us. We have only offered a few of these decks in our 44 years and this is by far the best condition example we have ever seen. From the Richard Merkin Collection and comes with Hake’s COA. (J - $700 to $1000)