N12 Fruits

N12 Fruits

A Colorful Cocktail: the 1891 Allen & Ginter N12 Fruits Tobacco Card Set

Embark on a delightful sensory journey with the captivating 1891 N12 Fruits tobacco card set by Allen & Ginter. Issued in 1891 as part of a series promoting their cigarettes, this collection of 50 vibrant chromolithograph cards offers a delectable taste of nature's bounty at the turn of the 20th century.

A Celebration of Nature's Treasures:

  • 50 Succulent Delights: From the blushing peaches and juicy watermelon to the exotic guava and spiky pineapple, each card presents a lifelike portrait of a different fruit, bursting with vibrant color and intricate detail.
  • A Historical Harvest: Immerse yourself in a time when fruits were cherished for their vibrant hues, unique flavors, and potential health benefits, with these cards serving as a charming snapshot of an era before supermarkets and mass production.
  • Artistic Allure: Each card, measuring a pocket-sized 1.5" x 2.75", boasts stunning lithography by Harris & Sons, renowned for their intricate artwork and vibrant color palettes, making the set a visual feast for the eyes.

Owning an 1891 N12 Fruits card is owning a piece of culinary history. Each card represents a delicious bite, a vibrant color, and a reminder of the simple pleasures found in nature. Savor the charm of these vintage wonders and embark on a sensory journey through the orchards of yesteryear, one captivating fruit at a time!