There are currently no items available for purchase in this Department. Search our Auction Archives below to find item values.
Lot
80181

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

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

 
Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Make Offer:
Make Offer to Owner

The owner of this Item has been actively participating in the Make Offer to Owner program.
Claim Item: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Auction Ended On: May 3, 2012
Item Activity: 12 Internet/mail bidders
365 page views
Location: Heritage Auctions
3500 Maple Avenue
Dallas, TX 75219

Description:
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.

View large image(s) of this item

Service and Handling Description: Sportscard (view shipping information)

Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

Find Auction Prices for Comparable Items:

Photographs:
Sign-in or Join (free & quick) to see the full image


FLOOR AUCTIONS View All
Open For Bidding
Coming Soon
HERITAGE MEMBERSHIP
916,451
bidder-members
$951,419,132
sold in the last year
VIEW BENEFITS
  1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
  2. Bid online
  3. Free Collector newsletter
  4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
  5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    winnings 
CONSIGNMENTS WANTED
Consign to the 2015 May 14 - 16 Sports Collectibles Catalog Auction - Dallas.
Learn About Consigning With Us
What I most appreciated was how thorough you were when we initially met, how you were conservative in your estimates, not trying to get me to consign by giving false expectations, and then for delivering above and beyond on your commitment to me of a wonderful marketing campaign and a first rate catalog and photos, all of which resulted in a final total price realized that was nicely higher than what you had told me to expect.
Adam Mervis,
Decatur, IL
HERITAGE VIDEO TUTORIAL
GETTING THE MOST OUT OF SEARCH
VISIT HERITAGE ON THE ROAD
Map of upcoming Heritage events

Heritage Events Calendar

Long Beach Expo
1/29-31/2015
[ view all events » ]
RECENT AUCTIONS
2014 November 6 - 8 Sports Catalog Auction - Dallas
2014 November 6 - 8 Sports Catalog Auction - Dallas
REALIZED $7,152,284
SPORTS SURVEY
You could win!
Take the Survey