Chinese cigarette card collection.
A lifetime's collection of cigarette cards, a total of 180 cards. Full color, with text on the verso. Some captioned in English, some in Chinese, some in English and Chinese, and some without captions. Apparently printed in China. Manufacturers are: Karatzas Bros. & Co., Hatamen Cigarettes, Ching Hwa Tobacco Co., Peacock Cigarettes, Murai Bros. Co. Ltd and others. Scenes pictured include: beautiful women, architecture, proverbs, battles, martial arts figures, birds, interior scenes. Cards ranging in size from 1 1/2 x 2 1/2" to approx 2 x 2 1/2". Conditon good+; some cards used, nevertheless good+. Item #15932