‘It’s In The Details’
|Title||British American Tobacco Danish Athletes
|Size||1 1/2″ x 2 5/8″
|Images||Black and White
|Number in Set
1906 British American Tobacco Danish Athletes Overview
These cards were produced in the early 1900s by British-American Tobacco. While they do not say it on the cards, they are dubbed the Danish Athletes set.
Fronts of the cards feature black and white images of athletes. Notably, several boxers and wrestlers are found in the set. The cards distinctive black borders and are similar to the early 1900s Ogden’s tobacco cards in format.
Backs of the cards are completely blank.
British American Tobacco was famous for printing all sorts of tobacco cards spanning several decades, including many sports issues. Many of their sets were multi-sport issues such as this one including athletes from a variety of sports.
1906 British American Tobacco Danish Athletes Checklist
A full checklist for this set is not yet available.