View Full Version : Info on Corbett cabinet?

04-02-2008, 12:03 PM
Posted By: <b>Scott Sarian</b><p>Hi,<br /><br />Does anyone have any information on this Jim Corbett cabinet card? I'm not familiar with the issue, so any info which could be provided would be most appreciated.<br /><br />Thanks!<br />Scott<br /><br /><img src="http://i45.photobucket.com/albums/f81/scooter0729/corbett.jpg">

04-02-2008, 04:46 PM
Posted By: <b>Jimmy</b><p>Scott,<br /><br />any advertising on the back? I would think the back is blank, the photo is from the 1880-1890s - but the cabinet is later after his fighting days. You can tell by the text under the photo.<br /><br />Jimmy

04-02-2008, 05:17 PM
Posted By: <b>Scott Sarian</b><p>Thanks Jimmy.<br /><br />The photo was sent to me to see if I knew anything about it. I'll be able to see it in person this coming weekend, so I'll know more about it then. I had it pegged as 1890s, but good to know your opinion that if it has the text as it does, that it probably is from later.<br /><br />Thanks,<br />Scott

04-03-2008, 11:56 AM
Posted By: <b>boxingcardman</b><p>printing on the mount is common on collector issues of Corbett and Sullivan, even for 19th century cards. <br><br>Sic Gorgiamus Allos Subjectatos Nunc

04-03-2008, 01:30 PM
Posted By: <b>Scott Sarian</b><p>Thanks; appreciate the feedback.<br /><br />I imagine it's hard to place a value on it, since we don't know the exact issue? It does have a slight tear on the right-hand side as well...