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Lot # 60: 1961 Sal Durante, "Poses with Roger Maris' 61st Home Run Ball" History Made in New York

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 1 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "October Collectors Auction 2019",
which ran from 10/2/2019 9:00 AM to
10/12/2019 8:00 PM

1961 Photograph of Sal Durante, the man who caught Roger Maris' 61st home run ball and used the money for selling the ball to marry his fiancé (pictured with him). Durante became a celebrity across the nation and his story is intertwined with Maris' record blast forever. A unique new discovery posing with the newspaper headline that shows his catch!

Size: 8x10
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 4.5/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 9.5/10

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