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Welcome to the Close up section of this website.
These are pages where various themes have been collected onto one page to make it easier to identify cards you might be interested in.
|Cigarette cards were there at the beginning of aviation and they followed it right up to the space age.
|Cards depicting the age of steam, from the age of steam.
|Few things have changed the face of the planet more than the motor car. Cards saw some of the first cars to roll of the production lines.
|Cards saw the end of sail and the introduction of the dreadnought. In Players issued Modern Naval Craft issued in 1939. They saw it all.
|MOVIE CARDS||CRICKET CARDS||FOOTBALL CARDS|
|There is a great tradition of bird portraits on tobacco cards and here are some fine examples.
|Dogs have to be one of the most popular themes in card collecting. Not surprising when you see the quality of the cards on offer.
|The sport of kings was naturally well served by cards as even the man in the street always had an interest in horseflesh.
HORSE RACING CARDS
|Royalty was hugely popular during the golden era of cigarette cards and no expense was spared on producing them.
Flowers and associated flora were often to be found in cigarette packets. We can thank Wills for a lot of the output but they were not the only ones.
Flags and emblems
Look around you, flags, insignia and emblems are everywhere. If this does not satisfy your hunger for these things, then this is the page for you.