Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    1954 Carl Erskine Game Worn Jersey. Dating to the sole All-Star season for this twelve-year veteran of the Dodgers organization, the presented home white flannel gamer provides a rare opportunity for the many collectors still mourning the loss of Brooklyn baseball over half a century later. The shirt survives in remarkably strong condition, lacking the damage common to the few remaining relics of the age. "Dodgers 17" is applied to chest in blue and red felt, with number "17" repeated on verso. Proper "Rawlings Hall of Fame Flannel [size] 42" label resides at interior collar, and "C. Erskine" is embroidered in blue thread at lower left front tail, matching known exemplars. Interior tail holds a washing instructions label and "Set 1 1954" flap tag. Completely original and unrestored, and instantly evocative of one of the most glorious periods in Big Apple baseball. LOA from Lou Lampson.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2010
    22nd-23rd Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,011

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976

    Learn about consigning with us

    From the outset and my initial contact with you at Heritage I have been treated courteously. You have taken extra care in assuring me that the experience would be a positive one.
    Samuel Finz,
    Philomont, VA
    View More Testimonials

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 July 18 - 20 Summer Sports Card Catalog Auction
    2019 July 18 - 20 Summer Sports Card Catalog Auction
    REALIZED SO FAR $8,337,306