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Lot # 36: 1938 Lou Gehrig, "His Final Fall in Pinstripes" Rare Photo Arguing with Umpire

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 21 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "September Collectors Auction 2020",
which ran from 9/20/2020 12:00 AM to
10/3/2020 8:00 PM

1938 Photograph of Lou Gehrig during his final September as a New York Yankee in full uniform and arguing with the umpire over a ground rule. Gehrig is hot and showing his competitive side that is not often seen making this a rare photograph. A touching image when you think about the fact that Gehrig was already dying when the photographer snapped this photo, he just didn't know it yet! Issued by Acme and with a stamp and paper caption on the back, this is a fine condition image with nice clarity and contrast.

Size: 7x9
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 4.5/5
Quality: 4.5/5
Overall Grade: 9/10

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