(21) Baseball Autograph Collection with Koufax Ball 
Lot Number 439
 
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The offered baseball autograph collection of (21) signed items is loaded with examples from legends such as Aaron, Ashburn, DiMaggio, Koufax, Musial and Schmidt. This group of books, programs, cards and other trinkets has a decidedly Philadelphian flavor, and is perfect for such a collector. Each endorsement is penned in blue or black ink. Highlights include Multi-Signed Baseball: (3 signatures, ONL, ball “8”) with Sweet Spot: Spahn (d.2003, “9”); North Panel: Koufax (“9”); South Panel: Carlton (“10”); Signed Books/Program: 1964 Phillies Yearbook (8 signatures, all “8-9”) with Aaron (p.40), Koufax (p.39), Musial (p.39), Rose (p.41); (4) 1980 World Champion Phillies (bound NLCS and World Series programs) with (8) signatures with Ashburn (d.1997), Rose, Schmidt (all “8-9”, second book) and (10) signatures with Ashburn, Carlton, Rose, Schmidt (all “8-9”, third book); 1984 Phillies Encylopedia by Bilovsky/Westcott (525 pages, 33 signatures, all “8-9”) with Ashburn (“8”, p.91), Berra (“9”, p.414), Bunning (“7”, p.104), Carlton (“9”, p.441), DiMaggio (d.1999, “9”, p.409), Roberts (“9”, p.211), Rose (“9”, p.215), Schmidt (“9”, p.455); Baseball’s Great Moments (1983 edition, 10 signatures, all “9-10”) with Aaron (“8”, p.243), Banks (“9”, p.193), DiMaggio (“10”, p. 38) and Koufax (“9”, p.121). Other signed material includes a pair of 1957 Topps #70 Ashburn (“9”, “8”, both VG), a trio of 1984 Star Carlton sets (signed checklist cards, all “10”), a Marichal Z-Silk cachet (“10”, 7/31/83) and an additional Seaver Gateway cachet (“10”, 8/4/85). Auction COA from James Spence Authentications. For a complete list of signatures, please visit our website.

Multi-Signed Baseball: (3 signatures, ONL, ball “8”) with Sweet Spot: Spahn (d.2003, “9”); North Panel: Koufax (“9”); South Panel: Carlton (“10”); Signed Books/Program: 1964 Phillies Yearbook (8 signatures, all “8-9”) with Aaron (p.40), Koufax (p.39), Musial (p.39), Rose (p.41), Short (d.1991), (4) 1980 World Champion Phillies (bound NLCS and World Series programs, one book is new and unsigned) with (2) signatures including Trillo and Luzinski (both “9”, first book), (8) signatures with Ashburn (d.1997), Rose, Schmidt (all “8-9”, second book) and (10) signatures with Ashburn, Carlton, Rose, Schmidt (all “8-9”, third book); (2) 1983 Richie Ashburn’s Phillies Trivia (signed title page with salutation and additional signed 8x10, all “9”); (2) 1984 Phillies Encylopedia by Bilovsky/Westcott (525 pages, 33 signatures, all “8-9”) with D. Allen (“9”, p.86), Ashburn (“8”, p.91), Berra (“9”, p.414), Bunning (“7”, p.104), Carlton (“9”, p.441), DiMaggio (d.1999, “9”, p.409), Ennis (d.1996, p.131), Roberts (“9”, p.211), Rose (“9”, p.215), Schmidt (“9”, p.455), Short (d.1991, “9”, p.213); Baseball’s Great Moments (1983 edition, 10 signatures, all “9-10”) with Aaron (“8”, p.243), Banks (“9”, p.193), DiMaggio (“10”, p. 38), Feller (“9”, p.33, with salutation), Koufax (“9”, p.121), Roberts (“9”, p.41); Baseball’s Great Moments (1986 edition, 3 signatures, all “9”) with Feller (“9”, p.25, with salutation). Other signed material includes a pair of 1957 Topps #70 Ashburn (“9”, “8”, both VG), a trio of 1984 Star Carlton sets (signed checklist cards, all “10”), a Marichal Z-Silk cachet (“10”, 7/31/83), an additional Seaver Gateway cachet (“10”, 8/4/85), a twice-signed Spahn Hall of Fame Yellow Plaque Card (“8” reverse, “3” front), (3) assorted signed team-signed photographs and a Phillies Whiz Kids die-cast metallic plaque signed by B. Robinson on reverse (“8”). 
 
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