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    1933 Goudey Babe Ruth #149 SGC 70 EX+ 5.5. Among the company's prized quartet of Babe Ruth entries, card #149 or the "Red Background" Ruth effectively conveys the Bambino's joy in the game to the greatest extent. Holding and swinging the bat - while allowing just the beginnings of a smile - marvelously summarize his life's work, and the portrayal quietly affirms the satisfaction he found in all of its elements. A brightly rendered, career-contemporary relic of the highest order, the sight of this depiction - especially, as here, when aesthetic vibrancy approximates the quality displayed on the day of manufacture. Graded SGC 70 EX+ 5.5. The modest amounts of wear at corner tips and a reasonable discrepancy in vertical centering are the only condition elements of note. A very nice card with bold colors and clean surfaces.

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