19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 1,250
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
SATCHEL PAIGE PHOTOGRAPH
Original photograph of Hall of Famer Satchel Paige (1906-1982) as a member of the Kansas City Monarchs c.1940s. The verso is stamped Fotografia de Oscar Penchi “El Universal”, Santurce, P.R.
8 1/4 x 10 in.
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From bats and photographs to contracts and personal letters, a selection from The Golden Age of Baseball sale
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