1909-1911 T206 White Border Walter Johnson Portrait SGC EX+ 70

Sold For: $2,700

Auction Year: 2016 fall

Lot: 452

Item Year: 1909

Category: Prewar Baseball Cards (1900-1941)

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Graded EX+ 70 by SGC. Very attractive example of one of collecting's most classic cards. The T206 Walter Johnson portrait is one of the most famous of all vintage baseball cards. This card is widely recognized to be among Walter Johnson's most striking. In fact, the majestic portrait of Johnson on this card is considered by many advanced collectors to be the single best image of Walter Johnson to appear on any baseball card. This example is crisp and clean, with bold colors and a bright yellow background. The corners are strong with very light touches of wear. The Sweet Caporal advertising on the back is boldly printed. Centered slightly to the left. This card would be a worthy addition to any T206, Walter Johnson, or classic Hall of Fame card collection. Reserve $500. Estimate $1,000/$2,000+.

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