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Raydex cigarette cards, African types

Raydex cigarette cards, African types
Fronts of cards
Backs of cards


These cards showing scenes from African life were issued with Raydex Cigarettes, a brand manufactured by the CWS under the CWS Specialities banner. They were issued in 1936.

The set features aspects of the life of African people of the time and the various tasks etc that they carried out. The subjects show life across Africa and aspects of life from varying areas. A very interesting set of cards.

They are a set of 24, each card has an illustration on the front and the card number and title on the back. The cards are approx 6.8 x 3.5cms.

Price £15.00 for the set
Postage & packing for UK, £2.00 for set.