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Back Lot Number: 1  

Lot 1
Description: Rare baseball decorated occupational shaving mug c.1890-1905. Regal white porcelain handled mug features a beautiful hand painted baseball scene in full color across the front. "Jack Warner" name in gilt decoration above the game scene. Mug remains in nearly original overall condition with only minute surface wear and intact gilt rim paint (uncommon). Warner is listed as a (14) year Major League veteran playing for several teams including New York, Detroit, and Louisville. Marked "Germany" under the base, attractive period mug illustrating the deep ties baseball held to everyday life during its early formative era: EX-MT
Sold For: $2,400.00

Estimated Price: ($2,500.00-$3,500.00)