Mar 10, 2011 - Sale 2239

Sale 2239 - Lot 299

Price Realized: $ 1,440
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 300 - $ 400
(GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS.) The Game of Dixie-Land. Illustrated deck of 52 cards with photographs on the faces; some general wear, with a portion of the original box. should be seen Cincinnati: Fireside Games Co, 1897

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A group of playing cards bearing photographic images of African Americans. While a few are somewhat offensive in their stereotypical format, these cards are for the most part quite sympathetic and generally mild in terms of the genre.