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Joe DiMaggio Autograph Collection Including 1949 Life Magazine (11)

Starting Bid - $300, Sold For - $1,304

Collection of eleven items, each signed by Joe DiMaggio. Included are several particularly noteworthy signed items. Unless otherwise indicated, all of the signatures have been executed in blue Sharpie and grade "10." 1) August 1, 1949, issue of Life magazine (10.5 x 14 inches) signed on the front cover. Ex. 2) Official American League (Brown) ball signed in blue ink across the sweet spot. Mt. 3) New York Yankees retail cap, signed in silver paint pen (grading "8/9") on the top of the brim. Mt. 4-5) Two separate copies of The DiMaggio Albums (G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1989), each signed on the front of the slipcase. (Please note: these are not the limited-edition signed copies, which are signed on the interior. Both of these examples are signed on the slipcover.) Each Mt. 6-9) Four color photos (8 x 10 inches), each signed on the front. Nr-Mt. 10) June, 1991 issue of Beckett Baseball Card Monthly (8 x 10.75 inches), signed on the front cover. Nr-Mt. 11) 1991 New York Yankees program (for a game against the Oakland Athletics on July 29th), signed on the front (grading "9"). Nr-Mt. Total: 11 items. LOA from James Spence/JSA.Reserve $300. Estimate $1,000+. SOLD FOR $1,304

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