SET: ye old times

Set Information edit

Set Comment

CONNOISSEUR, 2 sets of 6, A & B, cards numbered 5259 in error (according to Warr),PROOF EDITIONS 12 & 13 (advertised.1902/1903), the proof box number 12 contains 5259 a cards but shows 2559A printed inside, we have not seen PROOF EDITIONS box number 13 or PROOF EDITIONS 5259 B, same images i/n 201-212, 1913 & 1914 PAINTED BY JOHN HASSALL

First Use:16/05/1904
Sold As:two sets of 6 cards
Where Sold:Great Britain

Cards in Set

YE CALENDER
5259-A
YE CALENDER
Card Comment

same image i/n 202, 1913
Calender = Pressed cloth, rubber or paper in a machine to thin & smooth into layers.

Artist
HL (John Hassall)
Categories
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
YE CELLARER
5259-A
YE CELLARER
Card Comment

same image i/n 207, 1913
Cellarer = in monastery charge of Food and Drink

Artist
HL (John Hassall)
Categories
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
YE HUNTSMAN
5259-A
YE HUNTSMAN
Card Comment

same image i/n 208, 1913

Artist
HL (John Hassall)
Categories
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
YE LAWYER
5259-A
YE LAWYER
Card Comment

same image i/n 204, 1913

Artist
HL (John Hassall)
Categories
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
YE SQUIRE
5259-A
YE SQUIRE
Card Comment

same image i/n 203, 1913
Squire =A man of high standing, lived on Estate; or a Knight in training.

Artist
HL (John Hassall)
Categories
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
YE WATCHMAN
5259-A
YE WATCHMAN
Card Comment

same image i/n 209, 1913
Watchman were like Police to stop Crime, Fire, London streets were dark .He rang bell when gates closed & streets cleared.

Artist
HL (John Hassall)
Categories
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
YE BEADLE
5259-B
YE BEADLE
Card Comment

comes inscribed in red & black A MERRIE CHRISTMASSE TO YOU, same image i/n 210, 1914
Beadle is a Church, or College officer ; impressed front GORDON GILL LTD. 28, OLD BOND ST. W

Artist
HL (John Hassall)
Categories
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
YE PARSON
5259-B
YE PARSON
Card Comment

comes opt. in red WITH THE SEASONS GREETINGS, same image i/n 211, 1914
Parson =Clergy Member--Rector, Pastor, Minister,,Priest etc.

Artist
HL (John Hassall)
Categories
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
YE POSTILION
5259-B
YE POSTILION
Card Comment

comes opt. in red WITH THE SEASONS GREETINGS, same image i/n 211, 1914
Postilion =Man who rides the Left hand side of a team of horses

Artist
HL (John Hassall)
Categories
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
YE PRESIDENT
5259-B
YE PRESIDENT
Card Comment

comes opt. in red WITH THE SEASONS GREETINGS, same image i/n 211, 1914

Artist
HL (John Hassall)
Categories
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
YE SCHOOLMASTER
5259-B
YE SCHOOLMASTER
Card Comment

same image i/n 201, 1914
School Teacher

Artist
HL (John Hassall)
Categories
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
YE TRAIN-BAND CAPTAIN
5259-B
YE TRAIN-BAND CAPTAIN
Card Comment

same image i/n 206, 1914
Train-Band Captain =Man who trained Militia

Artist
HL (John Hassall)
Categories
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical