| Create Account

Any words Exact Phrase
Enlarge Text
A A A

Cards

Cards listed here include advertising cards (often called trade cards), baseball cards, playing cards, and others. Color photographs were rare in the nineteenth century, so companies gave away colorful cards with pictures of children, flowers, products, or related scenes that promoted the company name. These were often collected and stored in albums. Baseball cards also date from the nineteenth century when they were used by tobacco companies as giveaways. Gum cards were started in 1933, but it was not until after World War II that the bubble gum cards favored today were produced. Valentine greeting cards were hand painted in the mid 1800s and were made entirely by machine by the end of the 19th century. Today over 1,000 cards are issued each year by the gum companies. Related items may be found in the Christmas, Halloween, Movie, Paper, and Postcard categories.

SimpleXMLElement Object
(
    [ack] => Success
    [version] => 1.13.0
    [timestamp] => 2014-12-22T07:05:05.891Z
    [searchResult] => SimpleXMLElement Object
        (
            [@attributes] => Array
                (
                    [count] => 4
                )

            [item] => Array
                (
                    [0] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 161529434952
                            [title] => Japanese antique post card picture written Fusetsu Nakamura 1866-1943 中村不折
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 38125
                                    [categoryName] => Paintings & Scrolls
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs1.ebaystatic.com/m/mRfZpRf-A7tEosn09PiKvTA/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=cards&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=161529434952
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [location] => Japan
                            [country] => JP
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 8.87
                                    [shippingType] => Flat
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 1
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 48.0
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 48.0
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT0H10M55S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2014-12-21T07:16:00.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2014-12-22T07:16:00.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => true
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/161529434952_1_0_1.jpg
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => true
                        )

                    [1] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 331417963129
                            [title] => Watanabe 1st edition Japanese woodblock print Snow on Lake xmas card Kiyochika
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 38126
                                    [categoryName] => Prints
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs2.ebaystatic.com/m/mtjNJISLSTOOxjvCBXS-6jA/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=cards&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=331417963129
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => true
                            [postalCode] => 91001
                            [location] => Altadena,CA,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 9.1
                                    [shippingType] => FlatDomesticCalculatedInternational
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 3
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 37.99
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 37.99
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT0H44M4S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => true
                                    [buyItNowPrice] => 129.0
                                    [convertedBuyItNowPrice] => 129.0
                                    [startTime] => 2014-12-17T07:49:09.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2014-12-22T07:49:09.000Z
                                    [listingType] => AuctionWithBIN
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => false
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/331417963129_1_0_1.jpg
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                    [2] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 261704218623
                            [title] => RUSSIAN  PORCELAIN FIGURE OF the Gardner's men playing cards.
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 63526
                                    [categoryName] => Figurines
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs4.ebaystatic.com/m/mH64DbXAjSyN3vi24lXqPxw/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=cards&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=261704218623
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [location] => Russian Federation
                            [country] => RU
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 20.0
                                    [shippingType] => Flat
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 5
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 1950.0
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 1950.0
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT1H31M49S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2014-12-17T08:36:54.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2014-12-22T08:36:54.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => false
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/261704218623_1_0_1.jpg
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                    [3] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 251757680080
                            [title] => Antique Card Table, Roses on Top, Folds for Easy Storage
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 63588
                                    [categoryName] => 1900-1950
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs1.ebaystatic.com/m/mBnbpNPVxEjPufRjeuizP-A/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=cards&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=251757680080
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 07738
                            [location] => Lincroft,NJ,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 63.0
                                    [shippingType] => Flat
                                    [shipToLocations] => US
                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 1
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 25.0
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 25.0
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT2H16M52S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => true
                                    [buyItNowPrice] => 45.0
                                    [convertedBuyItNowPrice] => 45.0
                                    [startTime] => 2014-12-15T09:21:57.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2014-12-22T09:21:57.000Z
                                    [listingType] => AuctionWithBIN
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => true
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/251757680080_1_0_1.jpg
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => true
                        )

                )

        )

    [paginationOutput] => SimpleXMLElement Object
        (
            [pageNumber] => 1
            [entriesPerPage] => 4
            [totalPages] => 198
            [totalEntries] => 792
        )

    [itemSearchURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=4&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=cards&lgeo=1&mpre=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fsch%2Fi.html%3FLH_Auction%3D1%26_nkw%3DCards%26_ddo%3D1%26_ipg%3D4%26_mcats%3D870%257C20081%26_pgn%3D1%26_sop%3D1
)
strkey:cards
metakey:Cards
870,20081
Details
Price
Login / Create Account for Price
Pattern or Item
Lobby
Category
Description
Hi De Ho, Cab Calloway, All American Films, 1947, 14 X 22 In.
Year Priced
1995

Get the latest collecting news

Enter you email below to receive for FREE the latest tips, antiques & collectibles news every Wednesday.

You can unsubscribe at any time. Please refer to our Privacy Policy or Contact us for more information.
Kovels Premium