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T205 Christy Mathewson A high grade early tobacco card of Hall of Famer Christy Mathewson has sold on eBay for over $12,000.

Vintage baseball cards issued in tobacco products have been on fire lately and when they’re high quality examples, the interested parties gather quickly.

A T205 Christy Mathewson card, graded 86 (near mint plus) by Sportscard Guaranty (SGC) has sold on Ebay for $12,500.

The card, sold by Yorktown Sports Collectibles of Virginia, drew 16 bids.

T205 on eBay