19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 1,375
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
1939 PHILADELPHIA STARS TEAM PHOTOGRAPH
Photograph of the 1939 Philadelphia Stars Negro League team featuring Hall of Famer Jud Wilson along with standouts Chester Williams, Jake Dunn, Pat Patterson and Curtis Harris. Philly Stars 1939 is written in white ink on the lower portion of the photograph.
Image, 8 x 10 in.
Framed, 14 3/4 x 13 in.
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