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Lot # 214 (of 873)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1934 Babe Ruth Signed "Tour of Japan" Photo Postcard

Starting Bid - $1,500.00, Sold For - $5,175.00

Original real photo postcard (3.25 x 5.25 inches), dating from the famous 1934 Tour of Japan, features Ruth's mighty home run swing, and is beautifully signed "To My friend Mush, From Babe Ruth" ("10") in black fountain pen. The signature and inscription are simply extraordinary and flawless. This is an absolutely stunning example of this famous Tour of Japan photograph, and one of the most perfect signed specimens in existence. The signature and salutation grade "10" on a scale of "1 to 10." The blank back is perfectly clean. The photograph is in Near Mint condition, with flawless contrast and clarity. It doesn't get any better than this gem. LOAs from Mike Gutierrez/GAI and James Spence & Steve Grad/PSA DNA. Reserve $1,500. Estimate $3,000/$5,000. SOLD FOR $5,175.00

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