19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 1,250
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
1930 NEW YORK YANKEES TEAM PHOTOGRAPH
Original team photograph of the 1930 New York Yankees, picturing over forty members of the squad including Hall of Famers Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Tony Lazzeri, Herb Pennock, Waite Hoyt, Red Ruffing, Lefty Gomez and Yankees owner Jacob Ruppert. Inscribed St. Petersburg, Fla. on the lower left corner in black ink. Blank backed, mounted on canvas.
10 x 7 1/2 in.
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