19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 4,000
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
ST. LOUIS STARS TEAM PHOTOGRAPH
Original photograph of the St. Louis Stars Negro League baseball team, c.late 1920s, featuring Hall of Famers James "Cool Papa" Bell, Willie Wells and Mule Suttles.
Image, 7 x 9 in.
Framed, 14 1/2 x 12 in.
J.E. Miller, KC
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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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