Lot # 2085: 1922 Babe Ruth Original George Grantham Bain Photograph PSA/DNA Type I

Starting Bid: $500.00

Bids: 38 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "REA Summer 2021",
which ran from 7/23/2021 12:00 PM to
8/15/2021 9:00 PM



Original photo of Babe Ruth as a member of the New York Yankees in 1922 taken by noted baseball photographer George Grantham Bain. Encapsulated and certified as an original Type I George Grantham Bain photograph by PSA/DNA. The image captures Ruth's follow through after a mighty swing during warmups in New Orleans. A typed caption on the reverse reads "Babe Ruth knocking a homer at New Orleans - Mch 21, 1922." A Bain credit stamp and "Culver Service" stamp appear on the reverse. This is a striking early Ruth Yankees image. The photo (5 x 6-7/8 inches) displays a crease in the lower left and lower right corners, as well as tape residue in the lower corners on the reverse. In Very Good condition overall. Full LOA from PSA/DNA. Reserve $500.

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