Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    1947 Babe Ruth Signed Photograph - Signed Seven Days Before Babe Ruth Day. Even until the very end, Babe Ruth had a heart of gold. The last few years of his life were lived in and out of the hospital as Ruth battled the cancer which would eventually claim his life. While the Babe was starting to slow down, the requests for autographs never waned. True to form, Ruth hit a home run when he signed this 8x10" photo a youngster. Ruth signed the corner of this black-and-white photo and inscribed "To My Pal Joseph Daily from" and dated the penning "4-20-47." This was signed only seven days before Babe Ruth Day at Yankee Stadium. A few minor waves and creases appear on the photo. The penning rates 8.5/10 and pays tribute to Ruth's final stanza. Full LOA from PSA/DNA. Full LOA from SGC Authentic. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2017
    16th-18th Thursday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 15
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 438

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

    Sold on Nov 17, 2017 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    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
    Only 33 days left to consign to the 2021 September 25 Sports Showcase Auction !

    Learn about consigning with us

    I thought that Peter Calderon was very pleasant and had a very professional attitude.
    Jerold G.,
    Dripping Springs, TX
    View More Testimonials

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search