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    1927 Babe Ruth Single Signed Baseball. The Babe and his New York Yankees ballclub had just completed the greatest season in their joint history when Ruth and his hard-slugging counterpart Lou Gehrig set off for a barnstorming tour of America, and one young fan in New Bern, North Carolina claimed this souvenir during his personal brush with greatness. Ruth's autograph appears in its early quotation-marked format on the sweet spot, with the fan's notation of location and "12/3/27" date on the panel just below. Ink is 6/10 and the "King of the Diamond" brand baseball exhibits general handling wear but displays nicely. Full LOA from PSA/DNA. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    15th-17th Thursday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 11
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