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Lot # 144: 1912 Smokey Joe Wood, "Boston Red Sox Phenom" Cabinet Photo by Charles Conlon

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 51 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "Summer Premier Auction 2019",
which ran from 7/14/2019 11:30 PM to
8/3/2019 8:00 PM

1912 Cabinet photograph of young Boston Red Sox phenom Smoky Joe Wood in uniform. Stamped on the back by rock star photographer Charles Conlon, this is one of only a handful of Conlon cabinet images we have ever seen with this being perhaps the finest example known. It is unsure why Conlon produced a few of his images on cabinet stock, but some speculation has been as presentation pieces or perhaps for the players themselves, but as a stock photo supplier for newspapers and guides, this is a medium of production he rarely used. A perfect 10/10, this important image is subject to an extremely modest reserve at what we feel is about one fourth the market value for such a rarity.

Size: 5.75x6.75
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 5/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 10/10

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