(5) Vintage Mickey Mantle Toys/Games 
Lot Number 249
 
Quantity: Bid Starts: 03/17/2008 10:00:00 
Bid Open: 200.00  Bid Ends: 04/02/2008 23:30:00 
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Description

The athletic ability and charisma of the “Commerce Comet” captivated the dreams of aspiring young ball players. The assembled collection of five different children’s toys are from the Fifties and Sixties and were all endorsed by Mickey Mantle. Included are: 1.)“Mickey Mantle’s Big League Baseball” board game set by Gardner (VG-EX), includes playing pieces, two rule cards (both VG-EX), Mantle batting record card (VG-EX), and an autographed photo with COA from James Spence Authentications; 2.) “Mickey Mantle’s Batmaster” by the Barnett Manufacturing Co. (EX), an unsafe batting practice prototype that never reached the retail market that includes toy, “Secrets of Power Hitting” manual (EX-MT), 4.25 x 6.5” photo of Mantle with facsimile signature (EX) and a Mantle “batting average computer” (NM); 3.)“Mantle and Mays Bat-Ball-Helmet” kit by Transogram (EX); 4.)“Mantle and Mays Baseball” set (EX); 5.) “Mickey Mantle’s Backyard Baseball” by the L.C. Toy Divison (VG-EX), a practice device intact in its original, delicate packaging. 
 
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