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Lot # 75: 1910's Al Spink, "Sporting News Founder" Rare Portrait of Baseball Pioneer

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 13 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "May Collectors Auction 2024",
which ran from 4/27/2024 8:00 PM to
5/11/2024 8:00 PM



Vintage c. 1918 portrait photograph of Alfred Spink, the founder of the Sporting News and one of the true pioneers of baseball. This is a double weight masterpiece of photography that is the exact image used in several publications and offered here for the first time ever from the Sporting News archives. An incredible piece of baseball history that belongs in the Hall of Fame.

Size: 4x5.5
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 4.5/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 9.5/10

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