1932 SANELLA MARGARINE BABE RUTH TYPE B PSA 5 WITH COMPLETE SET CONDITION: SET SEEMS TO BE IN THE EXCELLENT TO MINT RANGE WITH CARDS HAVING A NATURAL CURVATURE. Set Name:Sanella Total cards in this set:112 Card Size: 2-3/4 x 4-1/8 Set Description: Produced for Sanella margarine in Germany. Four different card types with the name Sanella.
Located in different locations on back. SET PROFILE The Sanella Margarine Handbuch des Sports card set consists of 112 full-color cards, each one 2-3/4 x 4-1/8. Issued in Germany and printed on thin stock, the issue honors a variety of athletes from a host of international sports, including baseball, football, boxing, tennis, track, and wrestling. Card fronts have a beautiful, colorized, in-action scene with a thin white frame; text on the reverse printed in German along with the Sanella brand name. International stars include Sonja Henie and Max Schmeling, though the set is truly anchored by an appearance from Babe Ruth, shown on the front hitting a home run.
This Sanella issue is noteworthy for having been manufactured with one of three different back printing variations. In the Type 1 variation, cards are unnumbered and the advertisement for Sanella is centered on the reverse. In the Type 2 variation, cards are unnumbered and the advertisement for Sanella is located near the bottom. In the Type 3 variation, the advertisement for Sanella is located near the bottom, and also has a card number.
The Ruth card in particular is popular among collectors seeking original 1930-era vintage cards of the Bambino. We are All American Sportscards of West Chester, Pa. Check out my other items.The item "1932 SANELLA MARGARINE BABE RUTH TYPE B PSA 5 EX & MAX SCHMELING IN FULL SET-112" is in sale since Thursday, May 18, 2017. This item is in the category "Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop\Sports Trading Cards\Baseball Cards". The seller is "aasportscards" and is located in West Chester, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.