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Amazing Babe Ruth Memorabilia/Card Collection of (41) with Pins, Scorers & “Ray-O-Print Outfit”

Lot Number 249

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Babe Ruth’s legend lives on in this amazing memorabilia/card collection of (41). This well preserved group features an interesting mix of vintage collectibles including (3) pins, (3) scorers, statue, (12) cards, pocket-watch, fountain pen, belt buckle, (4) pocketknives, cigar label, (4) stereo views, (4) booklets, (2) book covers, (3) assorted flats and photo developer. Highlights are: rare 1930s “Ray-O-Print Outfit” photo developer in sealed original envelope; (3) 1930s Quaker Oats scorers (NM, VG, VG); (3) pins: mirror back (EX-MT), drawing (EX-MT), photo (EX). More on our website

The complete list of included items is as follows:

1930s rare “Ray-O-Print Outfit” photo developer in sealed original envelope which has name “Babe Ruth” stamped on right side of envelope front

(3) 1930s Quaker Oats scorers; (2) 1935 1-1/2” diameter pin with baseball diamond backer: (1) with fob slot attached (NM), (1) with fob slot absent ( VG); (1) “Puffed Rice/Puffed Wheat logos ( VG)

(3) pins: 2-1/4” diameter with mirror back (EX-MT); 3/4” diameter drawing obverse with “Be His Pal” caption and Hyatt MFG reverse (EX-MT); 2-1/4” diameter photo obverse with pin-back (EX)

(2) c. 1930 Very tough, vintage “Chestnut Farms Dairy” book-covers , both very appealing with folds that do not impact the Ruth panels

Baby Ruth cigar band (NM-MT)

Rare, vintage “Sultan of Swat” pocket watch with photo image and facsimile signature, hands move but does not run

1930s “Diamond” fountain pen with baseball tip and facsimile signature (VG-EX)

(4) 1930s baseball bat shaped pocketknives with facsimile signatures average (EX)

1957 “Red Top Brewing” 8” brass ornament statue (GD) with oxidation and broken right foot, was part of a bar display

c.1930 “Reach” glove die-cut catalog, very rare, presents (EX) with deference to small tear and album residue on back cover

1948 “King of Swat” booklet (VG)

(2) 1950s “Baseball’s Hall of Fame Record, Pictures of the Game’s Immortals” booklets , ((1) EX-MT, (1) VG-EX with horizontal compacting fold)

1950s “Sporting News” 6x9 premium with list of Ruth’s record on reveerse (EX)

1950s 4x6 photo-card with career stats on reverse (EX-MT)

Vintage 1-3/4 x 2-1/2” hand-cut playing card with Ruth image

(4) c.1930 “Keystone Eye Comfort” stereoviews average (EX-MT to NM)

1921 Schapira Bros. hand-cut portrait card encapsulated PSA “Authentic”

1952 Topps Look ‘n See #15 (VG-EX)

1954 Topps Scoop #41 (VG)

1960 Fleer Baseball Greats #3 (EX+)

1960 Nu Card “Baseball HI-Lites (VG-EX)

1961 Topps Baseball Thrills #401 (VG)

1961 Baseball Greats #75 (EX-MT)

1967 Topps #12 Who Am I #12 (VG-EX)

1968 American Oil “Ruth panel only” (VG-EX)

1970 Topps “Valentine” foldee (NM)

1973 Topps RBI Leader #474 (EX)

1976 Topps All-Time All-Stars #345 (EX)

Modern bronze belt buckle with 1933 Goudey card replica design

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