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

Card Title Ref Prefix Num In Set Card Comment O
Est Pics
YE CALENDER Yes 5259 A same image i/n 202, 1913 Calender = Pressed cloth, rubber or paper in a machine to thin & smooth into layers. V HL (John Hassall) 15.00 4
YE CELLARER Yes 5259 A same image i/n 207, 1913 Cellarer = in monastery charge of Food and Drink V HL (John Hassall) 15.00 4
YE HUNTSMAN Yes 5259 A same image i/n 208, 1913 V HL (John Hassall) 15.00 2
YE LAWYER Yes 5259 A same image i/n 204, 1913 V HL (John Hassall) 15.00 3
YE SQUIRE Yes 5259 A same image i/n 203, 1913 Squire =A man of high standing, lived on Estate; or a Knight in training. V HL (John Hassall) 15.00 2
YE WATCHMAN Yes 5259 A 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. V HL (John Hassall) 15.00 2
YE BEADLE Yes 5259 B 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 V HL (John Hassall) 15.00 4
YE PARSON Yes 5259 B comes opt. in red WITH THE SEASONS GREETINGS, same image i/n 211, 1914 Parson =Clergy Member--Rector, Pastor, Minister,,Priest etc. V HL (John Hassall) 15.00 3
YE POSTILION Yes 5259 B 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 V HL (John Hassall) 15.00 4
YE PRESIDENT Yes 5259 B comes opt. in red WITH THE SEASONS GREETINGS, same image i/n 211, 1914 V HL (John Hassall) 15.00 3
YE SCHOOLMASTER Yes 5259 B same image i/n 201, 1914 School Teacher V HL (John Hassall) 15.00 2
YE TRAIN-BAND CAPTAIN Yes 5259 B same image i/n 206, 1914 Train-Band Captain =Man who trained Militia V HL (John Hassall) 15.00 2