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(500+) 1954-Modern Baltimore Orioles Treasure Chest with (172) Certified Auto/Game-Used Cards

Lot Number 235

Quantity: Bid Starts: 02/03/2014 12:00:00 
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An A to Z of Baltimore Orioles history is covered in this extensive (500+) 1954-modern treasure chest highlighted by numerous orange-clad delights! Featured are Modern Inserts: (218 cards) with Certified Autos: with (41) Gibbons numbered to as low as #/10; Game-Used: (123 cards) with (31) Gibbons, (34) J. Lopez, (44) Tejada; Signed Material with Auction LOA from JSA. (10 items) with 1.) c.1970s popcorn megaphone signed by (6) average (“7-8”) with Palmer, Weaver 2.) 1982 F. Robinson HOF Induction Day 8x10 photo card with (“9-10”) signature; 3.) 12x16 Ripken LE display with signed (“10”) 8x10 photo; Other Photos/Flats: (125+ items) with (20) 1970s Brooks Robinson Sporting Goods Company brochures (average NM-MT), 1984 Orioles Basketball broadside (EX-MT); Other: (45+ items) with (2) 1954 Orioles “Welcome Home” glasses (both NM), 1966 World Series glass plate (NM-MT) and (2) 1971 Orioles Tour of Japan binders (both NM). More on our website.

Modern Inserts: (218 cards) with

Auto/Jersey: (8 cards) with (6) Gibbons;

Certified Autos: (41 cards) with (41) Gibbons numbered to as low as #/10;

Game-Used: (123 cards) with (31) Gibbons, (34) J. Lopez, (2) Mora, (12) Roberts, (44) Tejada;

Numbered: (46) Palmer insert cards numbered to as low as #/5;

Signed Material with Auction LOA from JSA. (10 items) with

c.1950s Scorecard section handcut and signed by HOFer G. Kell (“9”);

c.1970s Cardboard megaphone (VG) with bottom removed by means of hand cutting signed by (6) average (“7-8”) with (2) HOFers: Palmer, Weaver and (4) others: Bamberger, Blair, Hendricks, Frey. The letters “Fr” in the Frey autograph are affected by heavy creasing;

1979 Brooks Robinson quiz book (EX-MT) signed (“9”) by HOFer B. Robinson with “Best Wishes” inscription;

c.1980 Scorecard page ripped from from program with ragged left edge signed (“9”) by E. Hendricks;

1982 F. Robinson HOF Induction Day 8x10 photo card (EX-MT) with (“9-10”) signature;

1985 “Maryland Toast to Jim Palmer” program (EX) signed by (2) HOFers: Murray (“8”) and Palmer (“8”). Also includes stationary packet (NM-MT);

1993 Benefit program (NM) from USAir All Sports Auction signed (“9”) by HOFer B. Robinson;

1993 Winter Carnival scorecard (NM) signed by (7) average (“8-9”) with Blair, Hall, T. Martinez, F. Valentine and (3) unknown;

12x16 Ripken LE display (NM) with signed (“10”) 8x10 photo;

”Strongput” 5lb. Training device signed (“8”) by HOFer E. Murray with “#33” inscription;

Card Sets: (13 items) with (3) 1991 Red Wings, 1992 Red Wings, (7) 1994 Orioles team sheets, (2) 1995 Red Wings, 1996 Red Wings;

Publications: (75+ items) with

Yearbooks/Scorecards: (20+ items) with (2) 1974 Orioles (NM, GD), 1974 Spring Training scorecard (EX), 1986 (NM-MT), (12) 1970s-1990s Orioles affiliate minor league yearbooks/scorecards (average NM); Magazines: (5 items) with 9/71 Boy’s Life (VG, B. Robinson cover), 10/18/71 Sports Illustrated (NM, F. Robinson cover); Newspapers: (25+ newspapers) with 4/15/54 Baltimore News-Post “Welcome Orioles” edition (EX); 10/22/66 Sporting News (EX-MT, Aparicio cover), (14) 1999 Washington Times player posters (average NM-MT); Annuals/Guides/Books: (25+ items, all NM or better, unless noted) with 1959 Phillies The 1959 Baltimore Orioles Story (VG), (5) 1961-1969 Sunpaperss Baseball Scorebooks (average EX, all neatly marked), 1966 Cleveland Press TV Showtime Guide (EX-MT, B. Robinson, F. Robinson cover); 1967 Maco Baseball Guidebook (EX, B. Robinson cover), 7/74 Baseball Digest (EX-MT, B. Robinson cover), 1983 Baltimore Sun: A Championship Season(NM), 1983 Orioles photo album, (3) 1988 Baltimore Sun A Tradition of Excellence books;

Flats: (140+ items) with

Large Orioles Team Photos: (19 photos, average EX-MT, 1967 and later photos have pin holes/tape) with 1967, 1970 Red Wings, (3) 1976, 1973, (2) 1974, (3) 1976, (3) 1979, 1980, (2) 1981, (2) 1982; Other Photos/Flats: (125+) with 1950s-1960s Orioles popcorn megaphone (EX), (3) 1960-61 Oriole-Gram stat sheets (average VG-EX), 1963-1973 Equitable Sports Hall of Fame B. Robinson (NM), (3) 1966 World Champs Hit and Run Club menu (all NM-MT), (20) 1970s Brooks Robinson Sporting Goods Company brochures (average NM-MT), (8) assorted 1970s-1990s photos and broadsides (average EX-MT) with 1971 ATO B. Robinson Norman Rockwell (GD); 1971 A.L. Champs Hit and Run Club menu (NM-MT), (2) 1980s-1990s calendars (both NM), (15) 1980s-1990s newspaper ad cards with (2) Murray and (2) B. Robinson (average NM); (6) 1983 English’s Salutes Murray discs (average NM-MT), (48) 1983-2005 Orioles and minor league pocket schedules (average NM), 1984 Orioles Basketball broadside (EX-MT);

Other: (45+ items) with (2) 1954 Orioles “Welcome Home” glasses (both NM), 7/17/56 ticket stub (GD), 1966 Boruta Dick Brown 9x12 print (GD), 1966 World Series glass plate (NM-MT), 1970 Chrysler Orioles vs. Reds World Series metal plate (EX), 1970 Columbia Pictures All-Star Game and World Series 8mm home movies (both NM), 1970 National Bohemian pocket schedule (GD), (2) 1971 Orioles Tour of Japan binders (both NM), 1979 World Series commemorative USPS folder set (NM-MT), 1983 Orioles World Series glass mug (NM), (3) 1983 World Series commemorative USPS folder sets (all NM-MT);



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