19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 4,000
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
1890 BOSTON REDS TEAM CABINET
Cabinet team card of the 1890 Boston Reds who went 81-47 on their way to winning the lone Championship of the Players’ League. Pictures sixteen members of the team including Hall of Famers Mike “King” Kelly (1857-1894), Charles “Old Hoss” Radbourn (1854-1897), Dan Brouthers (1858-1932) and notables Hardy Richardson, Harry Stovey, Billy Nash, Bill Daley and Ad Gumbert.
5 1/2 x 4 in.
G. Waldon Smith, Photographer, 145 Tremont St. Boston.
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