The assembled collection consists of a complete run of Perez-Steele Galleries postcards spanning from the First through the Fifteenth series. In all there are (254) serial numbered cards (each from run #3962/10000), each in upper-grade condition, with an impressive (89) examples having been signed. With few exceptions the signatures average (“9”) with many finer examples to be found. Signed examples are highlighted by Aaron, Ashburn (d.1997, card is a 1996 issue, extremely rare signed), Bell (d.1991), Chandler (d.1991), Dickey (d.1993), DiMaggio (d.1999), Drysdale (d.1993), Gomez (d.1989), Jackson, Koufax, Mantle (d.1995), Mays, Mize (d.1993), Musial, Puckett (d.2006), Reese (d.1999), Rizzuto (d.2007), Ryan, Terry (d.1989), Williams (d.2001) and Yastrzemski. COA from James Spence Authentications. Please visit our website for a list of the remaining signatures in this impressive lot.
The remaining signed Perez-Steeles include (in series order) Gehringer, Feller, Appling, Boudreau, Berra, Leonard, Wynn, Irvin, Spahn, Conlon, Ford, Herman, Johnson, Kiner, Lemon, Roberts, Banks, Mathews, Lopez, Sewell, Kaline, Snider, Gibson, Stack, F. Robinson, Kell, Marichal, B. Robinson, Aparicio, Ferrell, Killebrew, Brock, Slaughter, Wilhelm, Doerr, McCovey, Dandridge, Hunter, B. Williams, Stargell, Barlick, Bench, Schoendienst, Stack (with Pres. Bush, only signed by Stack), Morgan, Palmer, Carew, Jenkins, Perry, Fingers, Newhouser, Seaver, Carlton, Schmidt, Bunning, Weaver, Lasorda, Niekro, Doby, MacPhail, Sutton, Brett, Cepeda, Yount, S. Anderson, Fisk, Perez, Mazeroski and Winfield.