19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 17,500
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
1928 NEW YORK YANKEES TEAM PANORAMIC PHOTOGRAPH
Panoramic photograph of the 1928 New York Yankees, winners of 101 games, the American League pennant and the World Series (in which they swept the St. Louis Cardinals). Features Hall of Famers Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Tony Lazzeri, Herb Pennock, Miller Huggins, Leo Durocher, Earle Combs, Bill Dickey, Waite Hoyt and Stan Coveleski.
Image, 29 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.
Framed, 31 x 9 in.
M.C. Mayberry Photo, St. Petersbrg, Fla.
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