1924 Gallaher British Champions of 1923 Set and Checklist

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Title Gallaher British Champions of 1923
Year 1924
Size 1 1/2″ x 2 5/8″
Images Color
Type Tobacco
Number in Set
75

1924 Gallaher British Champions of 1923 Overview

1924 Gallaher British Champions of 1923 TennisBoxing 1924 Gallaher British Champions of 1923 TennisTrue to the set’s name, these cards were issued in 1924 and picture some of the top British athletes from 1923.

The cards feature color images of athletes and are distinctive for their gold-colored borders. Backs note offer a player’s biography and also that they were issued by Gallaher, a popular UK tobacco company.

A number of different sports were covered in the set. Primarily, boxing, tennis, golf, soccer, and wrestling were all featured along with other minor sports. Some cards featured individual athletes and others featured complete teams.

At 75 cards, this was one of the larger UK tobacco card issues as many sets were limited to 25 or 50.

1924 Gallaher British Champions of 1923 Checklist

Here is a complete checklist for the set.

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