1927 Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig Dual-Signed Baseball. ...
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A Murderer's Row masterpiece!
1927 Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig Dual-Signed Baseball. Only
during the fabled 1927 "Murderer's Row" season did Ban Johnson's
presidential facsimile signature join scripted "American League
Ball" stamping on official Junior Circuit horsehide, assuring the
finest vintage possible for this essential autograph pairing. Even
in the absence of this chronological positioning, the ball would
rate among the top Ruth/Gehrig balls in the hobby, Ruth's sweet
spot offering applied with 8/10 black fountain pen boldness. Gehrig
is equally strong to the west, and positioned close enough to allow
for simultaneous display, an uncommon blessing.
The ball itself is a beauty, with bold stamping and only a minor degree of soiling and age toning. Together Ruth and Gehrig clubbed 107 home runs this World Championship season, claiming the new single season record and the American League MVP respectively. Few pieces we've encountered commemorate that remarkable season quite as well as this one. Full LOA from PSA/DNA. Full LOA from Beckett Authentication Services.
Guide Value or Estimate: $40,000 - up.
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