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Lot # 32: 1920 Babe Ruth, "His Earliest Known Photo on the Golf Course" First Year Yankee

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 17 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "Holiday Collectors Auction 2022",
which ran from 12/2/2022 8:00 PM to
12/17/2022 8:00 PM



Babe Ruth officially took up the game of golf in 1915, but this represents the earliest photo we can find through our experience and research that actually shows him with clubs and on the course. Dated in the middle of the 1920 season (his first with the Yankees) the image was issued by the Keystone View company and is stamped on the back with a paper caption as well.

Size: 6.5x8.5
Designation: Vintage 1(b)
Condition: 4.5/5
Quality: 4.5/5
Overall Grade: 9/10

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