Transport Through the Ages 1st Series 1961
Cooper And Co Transportation Transport Through the Ages 1st Series 1961 Transport Through the Ages 1st Series 1961 25 - Originally issued with packets of Charter tea and the first of two sets produced on the subject this set illustrates different modes of transport, which as the first card states take us “from the earlier days of civilisation to the present day.” As you might expect the arrangement is more or less chronological, taking us from a litter in Ancient Egypt and a coracle on the Tigris via beasts of burden, carts, sleighs, mail coaches and sailing schooner. The colour pictures are backed by informative text and the set was also produced by Charter Tea c1965. Cards size 68 x 36mm
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Transport Through the Ages 1st Series 1961

Issuer: Cooper And Co Condition: Mint * These are original and NOT reprints Description: Originally issued with packets of Charter tea and the first of two sets produced on the subject this set illustrates different modes of transport, which as the first card states take us “from the earlier days of civilisation to the present day.” As you might expect the arrangement is more or less chronological, taking us from a litter in Ancient Egypt and a coracle on the Tigris via beasts of burden, carts, sleighs, mail coaches and sailing schooner. The colour pictures are backed by informative text and the set was also produced by Charter Tea c1965. Cards size 68 x 36mm Number of cards in set: 25

Price for complete set: Only £8.00

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