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1933 Goudey Babe Ruth #149 SGC 50 VG/EX 4....

2012 May 3-5 Vintage Sports Collectibles Signature Auction- Dallas #7051

 
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Auction Ended On: May 3, 2012
Item Activity: 12 Internet/mail bidders
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Location: Heritage Auctions
3500 Maple Avenue
Dallas, TX 75219

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1933 Goudey Babe Ruth #149 SGC 50 VG/EX 4. It would be easy to go into a lengthy essay about the achievements of Babe Ruth but the first line on the reverse says it all, "Home run king of the big leagues." As a tribute to his sovereignty, Ruth's likeness was featured no less than four times in the 1933 Goudey series, more times than any other player. Considering the handling a cherished memento like this would endure this example has survived very nicely. Card #149 or the "red background" Ruth is arguably one of more widely pursued of the universally coveted quartet. A solid SGC 50 VG/EX 4 example.

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