19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 750
Estimate USD 800 - USD 1,200
BABE RUTH & MILLER HUGGINS PHOTOGRAPH
Original photograph of Hall of Famers Babe Ruth (1895-1948) and manager Miller Huggins (1879-1929), c.1928. Ruth and Huggins are identified on the front in black grease pencil and the verso is inscribed Photo International Newsreel in pencil with a typed caption reading Huggins and Ruth watch the rookies at practice.
6 3/4 x 5 in.
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