Uncanny Artist Ephemera and Objects for Artists and Collectors
  • 12 Antique Trading Cards of Boys from Around the World

    $12.00
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    This item consists of 12 Antique Trading Cards of Boys from Around the World.  Each boy is shown in one of the detailed, colorful costumes from his country or continent.  He is holding a letter and smiling.  In some cases, he is also wearing a satchel from which the letter was taken.  Some of the boys also hold an object representative of their country: a spear, a pipe, a whip, a cane, a set of scales.  Each 3.375" x 1.9375" card has a decorative border (some with architectural elements, which also reflect the country), the name of the country at the top, a blank colored rectangle at the bottom, and a vibrant gold background   The countries (spelled as they appear on the cards) include: United States, Italia, Francaise, South America, Hongrie, Germany, China, England, Turquie, Mexico, Russie and Espagne.  Maker and exact age are unknown.  These 12 Antique Trading Cards of Boys from Around the World are in very good condition.  They have no creases or tears.  On several, the pink ink has slightly tinted the borders but not affected the image.