T207 Brown Background Baseball Cards

T207 Brown Background Baseball Cards



Product Details

VN:RO [1.9.17_1161]
User Rating:

Unlike earlier sets that were marked by striking color schemes, the American Tobacco Company went with a rather drab design in 1912. As it was, the breakup of the monopoly that spurred the blast of card issues after 1909 was winding down, which meant to a lesser amount of attention to the cards themselves. Unfortunately, the result was a set that featured a dull, unimaginative design, a gloomy color scheme and a lack of star power.

Player are shown on the card fronts in sepia and white drawings with a solid brown background. For a product that came along with a package of cigarettes, perhaps the smoky, gloomy motif was appropriate. A white strip below the photo contains the player's last name and team city. On the back, a biographical write-up about the player appears below his name. An advertisement for a cigarette brand runs along the bottom. With T207 cards, the bands were Recruit, Broadleaf, Cycle, Napoleon and the very scarce Red Cross. There is also an anonymous back that may have been used for other brands.

Despite having Hall of Famers like Walter Johnson and Tris Speaker among its 200 cards, the set suffers a little because big-name stars like Ty Cobb and Christy Mathewson are missing. In addition to that, there are several cards in the set that have varying degrees of scarcity. Irving Lewis, Louis Lowdermilk and Ward Miller are the toughest, while Ralph Works, Victor Saier, Arthur Rasmussen and Morris Rath are also scarce. While many of those names aren't going to excite many collectors, they make piecing together a T207 set a challenge.

That's the selling point of a set like T207. It offers a chase without the price fluctuations found in other mainstream T-series sets.

Key T207 Brown Background Baseball Cards:

 Image

ebaysmalllogo Image



3502049270344040 1 Image
1912 T207 BROWN BKGRD # 75 ROBERT HARMON GRADED PSA 4
$135.00
1308807234084040 1 Image
1912 T207 BROWN BACKGROUND GEORGE KALER PSA 3 RECRUIT LITTLE CIGAR BACK
$149.95
1308807234094040 1 Image
1912 T207 BROWN BACKGROUND ARTHUR WILSON PSA 1MK RECRUIT LITTLE CIGAR BACK
$99.95
1409462324464040 1 Image
1912 T207 BROWN BACKGROUND GEORGE WILTSE PSA 1.5 MC RECRUIT LITTLE CIGAR BACK
$99.95
2211343370394040 1 Image
1912 Brown Background T207 NEW YORK GIANTS Team Set REPRINT (N.L. Champions)
$13.95
3511542601734040 1 Image
1912 T207 Brown Background John McGraw PSA 2 Good (MK)
$288.00
3511542601824040 1 Image
1912 T207 Brown Background Rube Marquard PSA VG 3
$321.00
3610308811034040 1 Image
1912 T207 Brown Background Chief Bender PSA Good 2
$280.00



« Previous12345...1213

 Image

Set Checklist

T207 Brown Background Baseball Card Checklist

Coming Soon

This Set Checklist is Not Yet Available But Will be Uploaded Soon.
Hot Auctions

Top 25 Singles

Here are the real time rankings of the 25 Most Popular Singles currently being sold on eBay:

1714663584388080 1 Image
12 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $0.99
Time Left: 6 days 1 hour 40 minutes 35 seconds
4007756530918080 1 Image
9 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $3.25
Time Left: 6 days 1 hour 43 minutes 43 seconds
1714663692768080 1 Image
9 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $3.25
Time Left: 6 days 1 hour 56 minutes
4007756561288080 1 Image
8 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $10.51
Time Left: 6 days 1 hour 52 minutes 5 seconds
4007756568428080 1 Image
8 watchers
Bids: 10
Current Bid/Price (USD): $51.00
Time Left: 6 days 1 hour 54 minutes 17 seconds
1714663596048080 1 Image
6 watchers
Bids: 5
Current Bid/Price (USD): $27.00
Time Left: 6 days 1 hour 42 minutes 31 seconds
4007756500888080 1 Image
5 watchers
Bids: 5
Current Bid/Price (USD): $37.00
Time Left: 6 days 1 hour 36 minutes 16 seconds
1714663701768080 1 Image
4 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $3.25
Time Left: 6 days 1 hour 57 minutes 11 seconds
2211174686178080 2 Image
4 watchers
Past Sales: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $11.00
Time Left: 26 days 4 hours 11 minutes 17 seconds
2211343370398080 2 Image
2 watchers
Past Sales: 3
Current Bid/Price (USD): $13.95
Time Left: 16 hours 47 minutes 3 seconds
4007756590408080 1 Image
2 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $3.25
Time Left: 6 days 2 hours 1 minute 48 seconds
1714663707828080 1 Image
1 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $10.51
Time Left: 6 days 1 hour 58 minutes 11 seconds
3706440170238080 1 Image
1 watchers
Past Sales: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $9.95
Time Left: 26 days 4 hours 11 minutes 32 seconds
3706568072458080 2 Image
0 watchers
Past Sales: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $8.95
Time Left: 22 days 20 hours 13 minutes 18 seconds
2211174689968080 2 Image
0 watchers
Past Sales: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $8.95
Time Left: 26 days 4 hours 12 minutes 27 seconds


 |  E-Mail Author
Chris is an avid vintage sports card collector who is The Cardboard Connection's resident expert of all things vintage.

Review This Product

Rate this product from 1 to 5 stars using the following rating scale:

1 Star - Avoid this product like the plague
2 Stars - Below Average Product
3 Stars - Average Product
4 Stars - Excellent Product
5 Stars - Incredible Product

Please explain your rating below.