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    Circa 1910 Eddie Collins Full Size Decal Bat. They called him "Cocky," and with a lifetime batting average of .333 and 3,315 career hits, he could be forgiven for a bit of arrogance. The offered artifact dates from early in the Hall of Famers' quarter-century playing career, when he was representing Connie Mack's first great Athletics dynasty. Eighteen inches in length, this miniaturized Hillerich & Bradsby has weathered the passing of a century remarkably well, with decal loss confined almost entirely to the area to the right of Collins' portrait. Approximately 90% of the decal's entire area remains unblemished. Bat itself exhibits no cracking or chipping. One of the finest from the sparse surviving population.


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    April, 2010
    22nd-23rd Thursday-Friday
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