(18) Sports and Non Sports Treasure Chest with Many Autos 
Lot Number 920
 
Quantity: Bid Starts: 10/01/2007 10:00:00 
Bid Open: 150.00  Bid Ends: 10/17/2007 23:30:00 
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Description

Athletes and entertainers alike are well represented in this treasure chest featuring (16) signed and (2) unsigned collectibles. The sports items are highlighted by a Ripken signed ("10") 3000th Hit 34 inch Cooperstown Limited Edition (#65/500) bat. The lot also contains White OAL baseballs signed by Brock ("8", side panel) and Rose ("9") as well as non-league balls signed by Brett ("7"), Gossage ("6"), Hunter (d.1999, "4"), Jenkins ("8", side panel, personalized) and Murphy ("6"). Rounding out the sports items is an Arnold Palmer signed ("9") 20x13 golf flag, Max Carey (d.1976, "10") signed 3x5 index card, Leroy Neiman signed ("10") Mark McGwire 24x36 poster, 1938 Max Schmeling vs. Joe Louis 11x5 rematch advertisement (VG-EX) and a 1971 Muhammad Ali vs. Joe Frazier 25-inch pennant (VG-EX). The (5) non-sports items are all signed, consisting of PSA/DNA encapsulated cuts from Fred Astaire (d.1987, MT 9) and Al Jolson (d.1950, GM-MT 10), signed 8x10s from James Stewart (d.1997, "9") and Lauren Bacall ("7") and a lovely 17x15 matted display with a Henry Fonda signed (d.1982, "9") and inscribed My Life cut and reproduced Grapes of Wrath photos. Impressive, eclectic and accompanied by a COA from James Spence Authentications.  
 
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