1887 Buchner Gold Coin (N284) Baseball Cards
The 1887 Buchner Gold Coin (N284) set was produced by D. Buchner & Company of New York and distributed with Gold Coin chewing tobacco. The front of the card features a colorful drawing of a baseball scene which bears no correlation to the player's on the card. Printed on the bottom of the card is the player's name, position and team name. The 1887 Buchner Gold Coin set also includes non-baseball related cards. The backs of the N284 set include an advertising message from Gold Coin chewing tobacco. The 1887 Buchner Gold Coin (N284) is an unnumbered set and includes three variations to the back of the card.
By Dean Hanley