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Lot # 945 (of 1560)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1933-1973 Autographed Baseball Card Collection (46)

Starting Bid - $200, Sold For - $2,350

Collection of forty-six signed baseball cards (33) or postcards (13), thirty-two of which are signed by members of Baseball's Hall of Fame. A total of twenty-four different Hall of Fame players are represented in the collection and the issues span the years 1933 through 1973. Unless otherwise noted, the cards range in grade from Very Good to Excellent and have been signed on the front (by the respective player pictured) in a variety of inks (grading between ‘8’ and ‘10’): 1933 DeLong (R333): Urbanski (#9), and Goslin (#24, the first name is very light, signature grades ‘4’ overall). 1933 Goudey (R319): Dickey (#19), Weaver (#111), Durocher (#147, Fair), Crosetti (#217), Grove (#220), and Gehringer (#222, graded VG 3 by PSA). 1934 Goudey (R320): Terry (#21). 1934-1936 Diamond Stars (R327): Lyons (#43, Good). 1939 Play Ball (R335): Dickey (#30, ‘Free Sample Card’ overprint on reverse), Myers (#38, ‘Free Sample Card’ overprint on reverse), Gehringer (#50, Gehringer's name is neatly printed in black ink along the bottom front border), Gehringer (#50, ‘Free Sample Card’ overprint on reverse), Hubbell (#53, ‘Free Sample Card’ overprint on reverse), L. Waner (#89, ‘Free Sample Card’ overprint on reverse), Myer (#100, ‘Free Sample Card’ overprint on reverse), and Van Lingle Mungo (#111). 1940 Play Ball (R335): Hoyt (#118), Kelly (#142, signature grades ‘7’), Carey (#178, ink notation on reverse), and Haines (#227). 1952 Topps: Irvin (#26), Martin (#175), and Berra (#191). 1953 Topps: Rutherford (#137, Gd-Vg). 1953 Bowman: Ginsberg (#6). 1953 Bowman Black & White: Gernert (#11). 1955 Bowman: Maxwell (#162). 1957 Topps: Bolling (#325, signature grades ‘7’). 1962 Topps: Cash (#250). 1964 Topps Giants: Spahn (#31, inscribed ‘To Charlie � Best Wishes � Warren Spahn’). 1970 Topps: McLain (#467, inscribed ‘Charlie � Best Wishes � Denny McLain’). 1973-1980 TCMA ‘All-Time Greats’ Postcards (unnumbered, listed alphabetically): Averill, Boudreau, Cronin/Wagner/Terry (signed by Terry), Hoyt, Kiner, Lindstrom, Lyons, Mack/Feller (signed by Feller), Paige, Roush, Spahn, Terry, and T. Williams/Boudreau (signed by Boudreau). LOA from James Spence/JSA. Total: 46 signed cards. Reserve $200. Estimate $300+. SOLD FOR $2,350


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