19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,875
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
BABE RUTH SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH
Autographed black and white photograph of Hall of Famer Babe Ruth (1895-1948) picturing the legendary slugger in his New York Yankees uniform, circa 1927. Signed “Babe” Ruth in blue ink and stamped PHOTOS BY GEORGE E. OUTLAND on the verso.
2 1/2 x 4 1/4 in.
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