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Lot # 72: 1913 Eddie Plank, "Athletics Hall of Famer" Portrait by Underwood and Underwood

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 23 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "November Collectors Auction 2020",
which ran from 11/10/2020 4:00 PM to
11/29/2020 12:59 AM



1913 Detailed silver gelatin portrait photograph of Hall of Famer Eddie Plank from the Philadelphia Athletics in uniform and taken on the eve of the World Series. A bold and clearly vintage example, this is highly silverized and is a strong image that can be seen across the room. Issued by Underwood and Underwood and with their credit on the lower right corner, there is a paper name "Plank" glued to the front for publication in a newspaper but it is otherwise a beautiful image with a tiny bit of damage on the lower right being the only flaw. One of the finer Plank portraits we have ever handled.

Size: 5.25x7
Designation: Vintage 1(b)
Condition: 3/5
Quality: 4.5/5
Overall Grade: 7.5/10

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