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Lot # 40: 1938 Lou Gehrig, "The Iron Horse Presented with Car at Yankee Stadium" Large Photo

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 27 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "May Collectors Auction 2021",
which ran from 5/18/2021 12:00 AM to
6/5/2021 8:00 PM



Large 1938 photograph of famous New York Yankees superstar Lou Gehrig as he is surrounded by teammates and reporters on the field, and his new Buick that was presented to the first baseman. A rare image we have never seen before, this was issued by Underwood and Underwood, stamped on the back and with a full paper caption as well. The license plate on the care is from 1936 and the style is a '36, but the exact date is unknown but a user has informed us it is from 1938. Gehrig is clearly visible standing on the drivers side and posing for photos from the photographers on the field!

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

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