Legendary June 2009
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A fascinating and eclectic array of vintage baseball "smalls" is encompassed by this offering of thirteen pieces. The gallery holds a number of their respective productions' "key" items, and most of its elements are very seldom encountered in the hobby market. Overall condition is EX to EX/MT with a couple of pieces lesser.
Circa 1896 "Baseball Positions" Pinbacks (8) - all-different w/Gold - Batsman and Umpire; Full-Color - "Covert Bros. Sporting Goods - Toledo", Center Field; "Sioux City Journal", Right Field; "Townsend Gun Co.", First Base and Second Base; "Dispatch & Pioneer Press", Pitcher; "Saginaw Daily News", Left Field;
1905 "Capt. Anson - City Clerk" Diamond-Motif Shirt Stud - 7/8"- square;
1909 Pittsburgh Forbes Field Opening Day Souvenir Stickpin - dated June 30, 1909, ball-in-glove figural, 2-3/8" long;
1932 PR2 Orbit Gum Numbered Pin #14 Dizzy Dean - 13/16"-diameter, tin litho;
1938 Anonymous Candy Issue Baseball Figural Tabs (2) - tin-litho designs on 3/4"-diameter, convex-shaped "baseballs" with sharp tabs protruding from the right and left sides. Includes: Dizzy Dean and Joe DiMaggio.
1890s-1930s Baseball Pinbacks Grab-Bag Collection (13 Different) Including Anson, Dean and DiMaggio
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