A small tobacco card (55x37mm) based on a photograph by Elliott and Fry c1871. Shown here actual size and twice that.
Text reads
319 Wilkie Collins | The Celebrated Novelist. Author of | "The Moonstone," "The Woman in White," etc. | Ogden's Guinea Gold Cigarettes.
The card was issued in the UK by Ogden Ltd. in 1900. It is from a subset of 300 cards known as the "General Interest Series - (201-500)".

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