19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 5,625
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 5,000
1907 DETROIT TIGERS CABINET PHOTOGRAPH
Original cabinet photograph of the 1907 Detroit Tigers, who won 92 games on their way to winning the 1907 American League pennant. Pictures twenty members of the team including Hall of Famers Ty Cobb (1886-1861), Hughie Jennings (1869-1928), Sam Crawford (1880-1968) and standouts Ed Killian, Bill Donovan, George Mullin and Germany Schaefer. Detroit’s Champions of the American League 1907 and players identities printed on the mount.
12 x 10 in.
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