Lot #193
Pope Francis

Rare baseball autographed by Pope Francis, with photographic evidence of the pontiff's signing!
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Estimate: $16000+

Description

Rare baseball autographed by Pope Francis, with photographic evidence of the pontiff's signing!

Remarkably rare official Rawlings Major League (Manfred) baseball signed in blue ballpoint on the sweet spot by Pope Francis, "Francis." In very fine condition. Accompanied by a color satin-finish 12 x 8 photograph from The Vatican taken at the time of signing on September 23, 2020, a full letter of authenticity from JSA, and a letter of provenance from the current owner, stating that it was obtained from the European autograph collector pictured via a dealer in the USA. Baseballs are a highly desirable format for any autograph, and this papal treasure is unlike any we have previously seen.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts
  • Dates: #604 - Ended March 10, 2021





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