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    Late 1980's Ted Williams Signed "#1" Bat with Signed Bat Contract. Ten bucks a bat?! Sure enough, that's what the Red Sox legend earned for autographing just over one thousand examples of this special creation by the Cooperstown Bat Co in three sessions in the late 1980's. Here we present the very first one, numbered as such by the man whose 10/10 blue sharpie autograph turns this lumber into a top collectible. Also here is the contract for this autograph session establishing the aforementioned fee, "Theodore Ted Williams" in 10/10 ballpoint ink at the close. Also here is a copy of a signed photo from the autograph session (for full clarity, note that only the bat and the contract are hand signed; the photo's autograph is in the print). Full LOA from PSA/DNA (contract). Pre-certified by PSA/DNA (bat). Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication (for both pieces).

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2013
    2nd-4th Thursday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 13
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