19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 875
Estimate USD 300 - USD 500
SATCHEL PAIGE PHOTOGRAPH
Original photograph of Hall of Famer Leroy “Satchel” Paige (1906-1982) as a member of the minor league Miami Marlins in 1958. The verso is stamped Fotos Habana, Fotos: Ramoncito Fernandez, JUL 27 1958 and is inscribed Satchel Paige, Pitcher, Miami in green ink and Leroy “Satchell” Paige, Pelotero in pencil.
7 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.
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