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1947 Jackie Robinson Brooklyn Dodgers Pennant
Starting Bid - $800.00, Sold For - $1,725.00
The very best of all Jackie Robinson pennants, this multicolor souvenir pennant features Jackie Robinson in a batting pose with the caption "Jackie Robinson 1st Base" across his chest. To the right of the illustration, the pennant reads "Brooklyn Dodgers" in white block lettering. This is widely recognized as the most desirable of all Robinson pennants not just because of its appealing design and rarity, but also because it can be dated to 1947 as that is the only year Robinson played first base for the Dodgers. An exceptional and very significant Jackie Robinson display piece dating from his historic first year in the major leagues. Length: 28 inches. The pennant exhibits some minor general wear and has a small "bite" as shown at the tip, but has an overall Excellent appearance. Reserve $800. Estimate $1,500/$2,500. SOLD FOR $1,725.00
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