Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    1925 Eddie Collins Signed Baseball. This inaugural class Hall of Famer is strangely difficult on horsehide, and while a signature from 1923-25 Chicago White Sox teammate Roy Elsh undermines single signed status for Collins, the fact that just four true singles have sold in the past twenty years of major auction records should contextualize the rarity. The sweet spot application is a bit light (2.5/10) but totally legible. Ball is a rare early OAL (Johnson) model with a single-season stamping format that matches the 1925 vintage of the Elsh date notation--"June 11, 25"--just eight days after Collins' 3,000th hit was recorded. Ball shows scattered surface wear. Full LOA from PSA/DNA.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    16th-17th Thursday-Friday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 339

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976

    Learn about consigning with us

    I will definitely consider using Heritage again, as I have other items that might benefit from being offered at auction.
    Gary N.,
    Livermore, CA
    View More Testimonials

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 May 30  1915 Cracker Jack PSA Set Registry Auction - Dallas
    2019 May 30 1915 Cracker Jack PSA Set Registry Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,406,927