19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 4,375
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
FRED CLARKE CABINET CARD
Cabinet card of Hall of Famer Fred Clarke (1872-1960) dating from his days as player/manager of the Louisville Colonels of the National League. The card pictures Clarke in his Louisville uniform and is inscribed on the verso Fred C. Clarke, 1897 and Muriel’s picture (the card originated from The Family of Fred Clarke).
4 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.
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