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    1920's Babe Ruth Original Photographs Lot of 3, PSA/DNA Authentic. Trio of images celebrating the great Bambino are itemized as follows: 1) 1929 photo of Ruth signing a bat. Date stamped "June 8 29" on verso. Dimensions 6.5x8.5". Small chip at top border, scattered wrinkles, VG. Type 1. 2) 1928 "Babe Comes Home" promotional photograph. Image was used for card #4 in 1928 Fro-Joy issue. Dimensions trimmed to just short of 8x10", otherwise EX. Type 1. 3) Ruth poses with African-American fans. Dimensions trimmed to just short of 8x10", otherwise EX. Type 3. Each individually assessed by PSA/DNA as listed.

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