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    Circa 1918 Babe Ruth Photograph from Culver Pictures Archives. The pinstriped cap allows us to definitively date the image to the 1916-18 period, providing a 66.6% probability that the season featured a Boston Red Sox World Championship. This striking and soulful portrait of the baby-faced Babe is as desirable as any that has reached the auction block, with border trimming, tape and general wear doing nothing to diminish the appeal. The 7x9" shot could easily be matted to a NRMT appearance, though the borders frankly only add to the vintage charm. "Culver Pictures, Inc." attribution on verso.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2009
    23rd-24th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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