early card of horse going over barricade and losing the saddle and rider.
European card with undivided back, unused, EX
steeplechase card pictures 4 riders (very colorful) on their horses. Pub.
with the top-notch printing of Meissner & Buch, series 1898. Unused, EX
Patch is shown in harness. Early, undivided back, unused. Light
corner wear, overall VG+
mice artfully keep a "wide berth" from a trap. Postal usage 1909;
light corner wear; overall VG+
embossed card from P.F.B. shows mice going through a hole. This is an
early card with an undivided back. Very small and light handwriting on
front; overall EX
AN524-A large white rabbit sits in front of a pot of violets.
Two large eggs, one red and one blue/purple, are off to the side. M.
M., Vienne and top quality. Printed in Austria. Used but not posted.
AN525-Three parrots roost on an apple blossom tree. The card
has a standard German back. Un, EX
and perch on a fence. This delicate drawing is signed by the artist, Ellen Welby.
It's an early issue by Tuck ('Birds and Blossoms, #585) with undivided back.
Un, wob, short message written on front; overall VG++
woman dressed in drab colors gives a treat to a vibrant parrot. Artwork by Court
Barber. Logo of W.S.S.B. on reverse. Un, one tiny line mark middle bottom;
family walks through the snow. This an early chromolitho issued by A.
& M. B. Company who published some very high quality animal series early on.
Un, early undivided back, EX
postcard has a super close-up real photo image of a parrot with glass eyes and
hand-tinting in vivid but pleasant colors. Un, message in French on back dated 1927.
Minimal corner wear at bottom; small piece of tape applied to back to prevent glass
eye from loosening; overall EX
photo postcard has a crisp, close image of a Bay Belgian stallion named "Rageur de
Blyckeer" owned by J. W. Twigg of Beach City, Ohio. The photographer's stamp on
back is: Green, New Philadelphia and Uhrichsville, Ohio. Un, EX