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Baseball Oriented Ephemera Collection circa 1910 
Lot Number 289
 
Quantity: Bid Started: 09/12/2005 00:30:00 
Bid Open: 200.00  Bid Ends: 09/28/2005 23:30:00 
Bid Count: Overtime: 30 Minutes
Currently: 200.00  Time Left: 0m 0s 
       
 
Description

Presented are seldom seen, early baseball ephemera including a unique and brilliant greeting card and two images of a young ballplayer in his baseball uniform. The ornate greeting card offers two drawn images of old-time baseball with packed wooden grandstands with embossed gold trim detailing the edges, topped off with images of period equipment in the lower left. The 3 x4 card is very clean with no writing inside and offers no manufacturer mark. The pair of photographs are of the same lad - a 1 x 31/2 bust image and the other a real photo postcard featuring a complete composite of the youth in his East End uniform. While the postcard image is fantastic, an oval circle has formed on the surface of the postcard when placed in a frame many years ago. Century old ephemera has many unique characteristics that draws collectors and each item in this wonderful lot dates around 1910 - so grab these tiny treasures while you still can. 
 
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