19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 6,250
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
1909 PHILADELPHIA ATHLETICS TEAM PHOTOGRAPH
Photograph of the 1909 Philadelphia Athletics featuring Shoeless Joe Jackson in his second big league season, along with Hall of Famers Eddie Collins, Eddie Plank, Connie Mack, Chief Bender and Frank "Home Run" Baker.
Image, 6 1/2 x 5 in.
Framed, 12 x 10 in.
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From bats and photographs to contracts and personal letters, a selection from The Golden Age of Baseball sale
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