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Ward's Sporties Baseball Pins (112405)

Currency:USD Category:Memorabilia / Sports - Baseball Start Price:25.00 USD Estimated At:50.00 - 100.00 USD
Ward's Sporties Baseball Pins  (112405)
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225.00USDto d*******f+ (56.25) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2020 Feb 17 @ 12:05UTC-8 : PST
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Ward's Sporties is a set of 8 pins issued in 1934, by a Depression era bakery. 31 mm buttons. Here are two of them: Charlie Grimm (nicknamed "Jolly Cholly" his ashes were spread on Wrigley Field) and Charlie Gehringer. (Charles Leonard Gehringer, 1903 – 1993, nicknamed "The Mechanical Man", was a second baseman for the Detroit Tigers, for 19 seasons (1924–1942). He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame, in 1949.)

Provenance: John Reynolds Collection
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