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Lot 171



Lot Number: 171

Description: 1927 Home Run Derby Louisville Slugger advertising display piece featuring Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig. Dated Sept. 6, 1927 thick stock paper poster measures 14"x18" and pictures Ruth and Gehrig in Yankees uniforms at the top left. Bottom area depicts a chart outlining the race for the 1927 home run title. At the time of printing, Ruth had 47 and Gehrig 45. Verbiage at the top denotes that both players, and the other New York Yankees, all use Louisville Slugger bats. Very clean overall with light original fold lines. Fine period display piece dating to the famed 1927 Yankees featuring Ruth and Gehrig. Includes letter of provenance from Hillerich & Bradsby Co.: EX-MT

Estimated Price: ($750.00-$1,250.00)

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