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    1920's Benevolent & Protective Order of Elks Membership Coin from The Lou Gehrig Collection.

    UPDATE: This lot includes a letter of provenance from the consignor.

    Approximately the size of a half-dollar coin (1.25" diameter), this historic token commemorated the acceptance of the Hall of Fame first baseman into the brotherhood of the New Rochelle, NY lodge of the Elks. Obverse features the insignia of the organization, while verso is engraved with Gehrig's name and the number (756) of the chapter in his hometown. Fine condition with no condition issues of note. Letter of provenance from consignor.


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    February, 2019
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
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