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    1940 Babe Ruth Signed "Academy of Sport" Certificate. The trylon and perisphere, celebrated symbols of the most famous World's Fair of them all, factor prominently into the design of this certificate bearing the autograph of another of the twentieth century's most recognizable symbols. A flawless 10/10 black fountain pen autograph from the great Babe Ruth appears along with Hall of Fame football coach Steve Owen and the Babe's sports agent Christy Walsh, certainly thrilling the young Louis Sarno, who was awarded this document by his instructors. There is a vertical fold down the center but it doesn't touch the signatures. Light creasing also appears. Two vintage 8x10" photos, which appear to be original, of Ruth are built into the 27x20" display. Full LOA from Beckett. Full LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    February, 2021
    27th-28th Saturday-Sunday
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