Dating hillerich and bradsby bats
The end of the barrel shows signs of age and wear expected from a piece nearly 150 years old.
This exceptional rarity remains un cracked and the overall condition is excellent.
It is a Champion model with the word "Champion" in flowing script, beautifully burned into the center.
The marking is as deep and dark as possible making for an incredible vintage look.
Goldin says the final price on the Ruth bat was 6,400.
The identity of the buyer has not been made public. an authentic contract Ruth signed with the Yankees in 1934 (his final contract with the Yankees) also sold for 2,325! Ruth." Fun Fact: Ruth only made k that season after taking a pay cut from the k he made the previous season.
US Postal Service Babe Ruth .20 cent Stamp The .20 cents Babe Ruth Stamp was issued by the US postal service on July 6, 1983.
It would be hard to sell one stamp for more than .50 cents Collectors typically buy collectible stamps in sheets, or "plate blocks" of 4.
Other significant factors in terms of value would be condition, quality, clarity and tone, size, and above all else...
is it original to the era versus a more-modern reprint?
Photos produced after Ruth's death have little interest to collectors and are readily available.
A gorgeous and super rare display piece that will make a fantastic addition to any antique baseball collection!
SOLD ITEM 2: Here we are offering a wonderful 19th century baseball bat.
The markings are bold against beautiful light colored wood grain and it all comes together to make for a rare and attractive display bat in excellent condition.