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    1887 N174 Old Judge Jake Kilrain SGC 70 EX+ 5.5. Graded SGC 70 EX+ 5.5, this high end example is among the finest of recorded to date. Jake Kilrain was a tough and durable fighter who even after 76 rounds of punishment by the great John Sullivan still wanted to continue even though his coach ended the fight by throwing in the sponge, the early version of throwing in the towel. The image has slightly faded to aging, the offered rarity nicely reflects the technical assessment. A pleasing copy contradicting its true age.

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    October, 2009
    1st-2nd Thursday-Friday
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