(1300+) Minnesota Twins Treasure Chest with 1965 Red Wing Pottery 
Lot Number 254
 
Quantity: Bid Starts: 03/17/2008 10:00:00 
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For the ardent Twin Cities fan, the offered Minnesota Twins treasure chest is packed with (1300+) cards, ephemera, memorabilia and other trinkets. Highlights include Twins 1965 Team Reunion Home Plate: (22 signatures, #/24, black, mostly “8-9”) with Battey (d.2003, “7”), Killebrew (“9”), Sain (d.2006, “9”), Versalles (d.1995, “9”); 1965 Twins World Series Memorabilia: 1965 Twins Glass with facsimile autographs (EX, 5” tall), 1965 Red Wing Potteries Minnesota Twins American League Champions nut bowl (EX, slight chip on back), 1965 Twins vs. Dodgers World Series program (EX-MT); Twins Cards: 1961 Peters Meats: (2 cards, both PR), 1961 Topps: (25 cards, mainly EX-MT), 1962 Topps: (21 cards, median EX-MT, three high numbers) with R. Moore silver printing plate (NM), 1963 Topps: (23 cards, composite EX-MT, four high numbers), 1964 Topps: (27 cards, aggregate NM), 1965 Topps: (29 cards, average EX-MT); Framed Items: 1984 Harmon Killebrew signed plaque (20x14, “8”), 1987 World Series framed pin collection (8-1/4 x 11, 9 pins, average NM) and 1987 World Series plaque (16x13, NM-MT). Also present is a 1962 World Series phantom ticket sheet, (6 tickets, NM, untorn), (16) souvenir pins from 1965-present, including (3) 1965 American League Champs (average EX-MT, 6”, 3-1/4”, 2” diameter, different themes), (11) assorted yearbooks and scorecards from the 1980-1985 seasons, 1986 25 Anniversary silver coin (NM) and (2) 2002 ALCS and World Series phantom ticket sheets (12 tickets per, NM-MT, untorn). Hundreds of loose Twins-related trinkets from 1961-present complete this lot. Autographs come with an auction COA from James Spence Authentications. For a more complete list of items, please visit our website.

Twins 1965 Team Reunion Home Plate: (22 signatures, #/24, black, mostly “8-9”) with B. Allen, Battey (d.2003, “7”), BoswellGrant, Killebrew (“9”), Klippstein (d.2003, “8”), Kostro, Mele, Mincher, Nelson, Nossek, Oliva, Perry, Quilici, Rollins, Sain (d.2006, “9”), Sevcik, Stigman, Valdespino, Versalles (d.1995, “9”), Worthington, Zimmerman (d.1998, “10”); 1965 Twins World Series Memorabilia: (2) 1965 Twins 11-1/2x10-1/4 matted photographs featuring Coaches (VG) and Gardner (VG); 1965 Twins Glass with facsimile autographs (EX, 5” tall), (3) 1965 Twins American League Champs photo mugs (all EX), (2) 18-3/4x12-1/2 black and white posters with team photo and American League Championship celebration (NM-MT); 1965 Red Wing Potteries Minnesota Twins American League Champions nut bowl (EX, slight chip on back), 1965 Twins vs. Dodgers World Series program (EX-MT), one 1965 Twins World Series wire photo with Sam Mele (VG); Twins Cards: 1961 Sugardale Weiners: (2 cards, both PR), 1961: (25 cards, mainly EX-MT), 1962: (21 cards, median EX-MT, three high numbers) with R. Moore silver printing plate (NM), 1963: (23 cards, composite EX-MT, four high numbers), 1964: (27 cards, aggregate NM), 1965: (29 cards, average EX-MT), 1966: (21 cards, composite EX-MT), 1967: (21 cards, aggregate EX-MT), 1968: (25 cards, median NM), 1969: (21 cards, average EX-MT) with #99 Nettles RC (EX); 1970: (11 cards, mainly (EX-MT), 1971: (8 cards, median EX-MT) and approximately (400) cards from primarily 1985-1995 including national and regional issues (mainly NM-MT) including 1985 Seven-Eleven Twins Puckett (NM); Framed Items: 1984 Harmon Killebrew signed plaque (20x14, “8”), 1987 World Series framed pin collection (8-1/4x11, 9 pins, average NM) and 1987 World Series plaque (16x13, NM-MT). Also present are over 1962 World Series phantom ticket sheet, (6 tickets, NM, untorn), (16) souvenir pins from 1965-present including (3) 1965 American League Champs (average EX-MT, 6”, 3-1/4”, 2” diameter, different themes), (11) assorted yearbooks and scorecards from the 1980-1985 seasons including the first exhibition game (mostly EX-MT, aside from being scored), 1986 25 Anniversary silver coin (NM), a pair of circa 1987 “Homer Hankies” (NM-MT) and (2) 2002 ALCS and World Series phantom ticket sheets (12 tickets per, NM-MT, untorn). Hundreds of loose Twins related trinkets from 1961-present complete this lot including facsimile signed baseballs, glasses/mugs, household items, pocket books, pocket schedules, postcards, posters, souvenir pins and ticket subs.  
 
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