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Lot # 850 (of 1411)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

Circa 1930 Babe Ruth Underwear in Original Box

Starting Bid - $200.00, Sold For - $812.00

Among Babe Ruth's more unusual endorsements was the brand of underwear that bore his name. The colorful box in which underwear was sold features Ruth's portrait and has always been extremely popular with baseball and general advertising collectors alike. Offered is a beautiful example of this classic box, which still houses a pair of "Babe Ruth Juniors All America Athletic Underwear." The Babe Ruth brand underwear is perfect condition. The box is an exceptional example with just a small tape repair to a corner tear and a few minor surface imperfections, otherwise in Excellent condition. Dimensions: 9.75 x 9.75 x 2.75 inches. Reserve $200. Estimate $400/$600. SOLD FOR $812.00

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