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    1947-48 Babe Ruth Single Signed Baseball, PSA/DNA NM 7. While the superstar slugger's famous and unfailing generosity of spirit ensured that his is the most available of all pre-war sporting legends, the tremendous demand for his essential autograph has nonetheless powered a sustained upward trajectory in auction results throughout the years. Historically, the Babe's signature has been the hobby's safest bet. It has been commonly and properly stated that every great sports memorabilia collection begins with the Babe Ruth single signed baseball.

    Presented is one of the most impressive examples Heritage has had the good fortune to present to the collecting community, a specimen boasting a spectacular 9/10 autograph subgrade that establishes it among the finest ever laid to horsehide. The 5/10 subgrade for the baseball itself, an ONL (Frick) model bearing stamping that dates it to the final years of Ruth's life, accounts for the final composite rating. Full LOA from PSA/DNA.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2016
    12th-14th Thursday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 14
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 658

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