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Lot # 36: 1931 Babe Ruth, "Honored by Mayor Jimmy Walker" Nice Image in Full Uniform

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 29 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "Winter Premier Auction 2021",
which ran from 2/13/2021 7:15 PM to
3/6/2021 8:00 PM



1931 Crystal clear and detailed photograph of three members of the New York Yankees led by Babe Ruth as they received awards from New York mayor Jimmy Walker at the ballpark. Joining Ruth is slugger Lefty O'Doul from the Brooklyn Dodgers as well as Ruth's teammates Ben Chapman and Ethan Allen. Ruth is the star here and the photo captures him with exceptional contrast and deep tones. Issued by the Associated Press and stamped on the back, the photo has most of the original paper caption as well.

Size: 7x9
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 4.5/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 9.5/10

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