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Back Lot Number: 522  
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Description: Rare Joe DiMaggio photograph by George Burke as used for 1939 Play Ball rookie card #26 (PSA/DNA Type I). Iconic 8"x10" sepia tone image of a smiling DiMaggio in Yankees uniform by prolific 1930-40s photographer George Burke which was used for the Yankee Clipper's 1939 Play Ball rookie card. Image quality remains very strong with moderate to heavy creasing at the right side along with some edge chipping/creasing. Reverse is stamped by Burke and has B&B archival stamp with date of Nov. 9, 1939. Rare and desirable original image with relation to a classic 1930s era Hall of Fame player rookie card. Includes LOA from PSA/DNA graded Type I and letter of provenance from the Hillerich & Bradsby Co: GD-VG
Estimated Price Range: ($400-$600)
Current EST:  10/15/18 8:57:39 AM
  Sold for Price: $6,500.00;