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Lot # 972 (of 1673)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

Autographed 1953 Topps #220 Satchel Paige

Starting Bid - $300.00 , Sold For - $1,175.00

This 1953 Topps card #220 of Satchel Paige features a virtually perfect blue ballpoint signature ("10") on the front. This is an magnificent example with signature placement allowing for perfect contrast. One of only several cards ever issued featuring Paige as a Major Leaguer, this card is also a scarce high-number card in the 1953 Topps series, and one of the keys to the set. The card is centered 80/20 left to right and is otherwise in Good condition. Paige was elected to the Hall of Fame in 1971 and passed away in 1982. Cards signed by the legendary Satchel Paige are extremely rare. Encapsulated by PSA/DNA. LOA from James Spence/JSA. Reserve $300. Estimate $500/$1,000. SOLD FOR $1,175.00

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