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Presented is a complete 208-card 1911 T205 Gold Border series plus nine variations (217 total cards). Missing are Hoblitzell/no stats, Wallace/no cap, two lines of 1910 stats and Wilhelm/ "suffered" in bio. This hearty offering captures the essence of the issue's appeal in terms of its player selection and aesthetics. The rich gold-colored edging and the crispness of detail in the beautifully rendered portrait artwork make this series one of the most appealing and widely collected productions in the hobby. Twenty cards have been graded by GAI. Includes: Graded Cards - Graded GAI EX-MT 6: 1 card, Payne; GAI EX+5.5: 4 cards w/Kling, Murray, Parent and Pfeister; GAI EX 5: 1 card, Wilhelm; GAI VG-EX 4: 4 cards w/ Bresnahan/mouth open, Cicotte, Delahanty and Johnson; GAI VG+3.5: 3 cards w/Brown, Jennings and McGraw; GAI VG 3: 5 cards w/Baker, Bender, Chance, Griffith and Walsh; GAI GD 2: 1 card, Young; GAI FR 1.5: 1 card, Cobb. Ungraded Cards - Highlights include: Barger/part "B" (GD), Bresnahan/mouth closed (GD), Chase/left ear (VG), Clarke (VG), Collins/mouth closed (VG), Collins/mouth open (VG), Dahlen (EX), Donohue (VG/EX), Duffy (EX), Evers (GD/VG), Fisher (GD), Ford/white (VG/EX), Graham/Cubs (VG), Grant (EX), Harmon/left ear (VG/EX), Huggins (trimmed), Joss (GD), Karger (FR/GD), Kleinow (VG), Marquard (FR/GD), Mathewson (trimmed), Raymond (VG/EX), Rowan (VG), Scanlan (FR), Shean/Cubs (VG), Speaker (FR), Suggs (VG), Sweeney (VG/EX), Tinker (FR), Turner (GD/VG), Vaughan (VG/EX), Wagner (FR/GD), Wallace/with cap (GD/VG), Wallace/no cap, one line of 1910 stats (FR), Wheat (trimmed), White/Pirates (VG), Wiltse/right ear (EX). Minor Leaguers - Adkins (VG/EX), Batch (GD), Cady (FR), J. Collins (VG), Dunn (VG), Frick (VG/EX), Hanford (GD), Lee (VG), McAllister (GD), Merritt (EX), Nee (FR), and Phelan (GD). Grades 10% EX, 65% VG to VG/EX, 20% FR to GD, 5% lesser.