19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 3,250
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
HONUS WAGNER PHOTOGRAPH
Original photograph of Hall of Famer Honus Wagner (1874-1955) as a member of the Pittsburgh Pirates, c.1915. The verso is stamped Culver Pictures, Inc. and is inscribed Honus Wagner, Pirate Shortstop, All-Time, All-American, Hall of Fame in blue ink.
9 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.
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