19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 3,250
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
ANDY COOPER SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH
Autographed sepia-toned photograph of Hall of Famer (1898-1941) picturing the Negro League pitcher in his Philadelphia Royal Giants baseball uniform. The photo was taken and signed during the Royal Giants Tour of Japan in 1932. Signed COOPER. P.in black ink.
3 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.
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