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    1922 W575-1 Henry Johnson Babe Ruth PSA VG 3 - Only PSA-Graded Examples! The roster and poses found W575-1 strip card issues parallel those of the E121 American Caramel series but brands are seen far less often. Being an Alameda, California based firm, and the fact that back are not printed by hand, their distribution must have certainly been limited geographically as today examples are found only few and far between. Our offered card is Babe Ruth, pictured with Boston but the team designation is the New York Yankees and is of course the key to the series. The card shows light bends in the top two corners with crisp graphics and a very nicely centered portrait. Graded PSA VG 3. A review of the PSA census report shows just four cards recorded on their census. Just two are graded VG with none rated higher. For the Ruth collectors they don't come much harder to find than this.

    Guide Value or Estimate: $25,000 - up.

    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    October
    28th Thursday
    Auction Dates
    November
    18th-20th Thursday-Saturday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    37 Days
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