Lot # 119: 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates Team Composite Postcard with Honus Wagner

Starting Bid: $200.00

Bids: 8 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "REA Fall 2018",
which ran from 10/5/2018 5:00 PM to
10/28/2018 7:00 PM

Postcard featuring composite images of the following twelve members of the 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates: Honus Wagner, Fred Clarke, Tommy Leach, Nick Maddox, Sam Leever, Ed Phelps, Harry Swacina, Lefty Leifield, Ed Abbaticchio, Chief Wilson, Howie Camnitz, and George Gibson. Each player is identified in print (last name only) directly below his image. The text along the base reads “’The Pirates’ Pittsburg’s Great Baseball Team 1908.” The reverse features preprinted advertising for “Raubitschek’s - Branch Ticket Office of Pittsburg Base Ball Club.” The postcard (5.5 x 3.5 inches) has not been addressed or mailed. A tiny pencil notation, reading “8.00 T,” appears on the reverse. Vg-Ex, with light corner wear and a few minor surface marks.

Reserve $200. Estimate (open).

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