Lot #8241
1946 New York Yankees Team Signed Baseball with 27 Signatures including DiMaggio and Dickey

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Estimate: $1000+

Description

An OAL (Harridge) ball, with bold stampings, signed in blue ink by the following 27 members of the 1946 New York Yankees team:

SWEET SPOT - Joe DiMaggio ("7"),
EAST PANEL - Byrne, Chandler, Stirnweiss, Keller and Page.
WEST PANEL - Marshall, Crosetti, Johnson, "Red" Ruffing, Majeski and Henrich.
NORTH PANEL - Sain, Bonham, Lindell, Robinson, Souchock, Bevens and Joe Gordon.
SOUTH PANEL - Silvestri, Gumpert, Murphy, Zuber, Stanceu, Phil Rizzuto, Bill Dickey and Russo.

Signatures range in grade from ("7-9" - a few lesser). All of the official ball stampings remain bold and legible and the ball has been coated with a light layer of protective shellac, with several chips. The date "5-46" appears next to the Presidential label, possibly indicating the time the ball was signed. Accompanied by full letters of authenticity from James Spence Authentication (JSA), and Beckett Authentication Services (BAS). Pre-certified by PSA/DNA.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Sports
  • Dates: #542 - Ended February 21, 2019