Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    1917 Ty Cobb Handwritten Partial Letter to His Grandmother from The Ty Cobb Collection. An adoring grandson sends his love on the occasion of his grandmother's eightieth birthday. We have one full page and a portion of a second, but there is clearly some portion of the letter missing. The "T.R. Cobb" signature at the top of the first page is a combination of a printed "T.R.C." monogram and Cobb's handwritten final three letters. All text but that monogram is in Cobb's 9/10 black fountain pen ink. Both pages exhibit wear and some insect damage. Letter of provenance from family of Cobb's former teammate.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    August, 2019
    17th-18th Saturday-Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 15
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 675

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

    Sold 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

    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