1911-12 C55 Imperial Hockey Complete Set (45) 
Lot Number 793
 
Quantity: Bid Starts: 10/01/2007 10:00:00 
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Description

Widely regarded as the "T206s of Hockey Cards," this 45-piece C55 Imperial tobacco complete set features one of the most sought-after rookie cards in hockey collecting: Georges Vezina. The mostly off-grade complete set has maintained pleasant visual appeal and contains an astounding 22 Hall of Famers. The key cards grade as follows: #1 Moran (GD), #4 Malone (EX o/c front, paper loss on reverse), #20 Taylor (GD), #24 S. Cleghorn (VG/VG-EX), #27 Smaill (hand on hip, VG), #31 Ross (GD), #38 Vezina (GD), #42 Lalonde (PR-FR) and #45 Laviolette (PR-FR). For a complete list of the cards and their grades, please visit our website.

The cards in this set grade as follows: #1 Moran (GD), 2 Hall (GD), 3 Holden (FR-GD), 4 Malone (EX o/c front, paper loss on reverse), 5 Oatman (VG), 6 Dunderdale (GD-VG), 7 Mallen (VG), 8 MacDonald (FR-GD), 9 Lake (VG), 10 Kerr (EX, except for a tiny spot of paper loss on front top corner), 11 Walsh (PR-FR, paper loss on front), 12 Shore (PR-FR, spots of paper loss on front and pencil writing on back), 13 Currie (VG), 14 Ridpath (GD-VG), 15 Stuart (VG), 16 Lesueur (FR-GD), 17 Darragh (PR-FR, paper loss on back), 18 Vair (GD-VG), 19 Smith (EX front, 4 spots of paper loss on back), 20 Taylor (GD), 21 Lindsay (VG), 22 Gilmour (VG), 23 Rowe (GD-VG), 24 S. Cleghorn (VG/VG-EX), 25 O. Gleghorn (PR-FR), 26 Ronan (GD-VG), 27 Smaill (hand on hip, VG), 28 Johnson (PR), 29 Marshall (VG-EX front, back damage), 30 Hyland (GD), 31 Ross (GD), 32 Hern (VG-EX, o/c), 33 Roberts (GD), 34 Glass (GD), 35 Russell (FR), 36 Gardiner (PR-FR, paper loss on front), 37 Bernier (VG), 38 Vezina (GD), 39 Dallaire (GD), 40 Power (GD), 41 Pitre (GD), 42 Lalonde (PR-FR), 43 Payan (GD), 44 Poulin (PR-FR, paper loss on both front and back) and 45 Laviolette (PR-FR). 
 
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