19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 3,500
Estimate USD 800 - USD 1,200
MICKEY MANTLE PHOTOGRAPH
Original photograph of Hall of Famer Mickey Mantle (1931-1995) as a member of the New York Yankees after hitting his 46th home run of his Triple Crown 1956 season. The verso is stamped International News Photos and features a caption tag dated 8-30-56.
7 x 9 1/4 in.
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