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    1880's "Fair Ball" Baseball Cigar Box Outer Label. The essence of the nineteenth century game is captured in the bright uniforms, the gloveless catcher wearing one of the earliest catcher's masks, and the umpire behind him dressed in his Sunday best. Some minor wear at the edge of obverse and some staining on verso are of little distraction. Verso holds printed attribution to "Wm. E. Uptegrove & Bro." lithographers. Dimensions approximately four inches square (4x4").

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2016
    12th-14th Thursday-Saturday
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