‘It’s In The Details’
|Size||1 1/2″ x 2 5/8″
|Images||Black and White|
|Number in Set
1908-22 Felix Potin Set Overview
This massive set was produced by Felix Potin, a candy company. The cards included a total of three series and numerous subjects. Most were non-sports figures but many athletes were also included from boxing, wrestling, tennis, soccer, and golf.
The three series’ were printed in 1908 and 1922. Each contains around 500 cards. The first two series’ are both believed to have been printed in 1908 with a third series coming in 1922.
- 1st Collection – 500 cards
- 2nd Collection – 510 cards
- 3rd Collection – 510 cards
In addition to some of the more popular sports, there are many other highly collectable cards here. Some non-sports cards feature Charlie Chaplin, Teddy Roosevelt, Claude Monet, and Buffalo Bill. Others from minor sports include famous black cyclist Major Taylor and swimmer Duke Kahanamoku.
Numerous other minor sports are included, such as fencing, cycling, horse racing, track and field, rugby, and others.
1908-22 Felix Potin Set Checklist
A complete checklist for this set is not known but here is a list of the known sports cards.