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1961 New York Yankees Framed Autograph Display

Lot Number 384

Quantity: Bid Starts: 05/10/2009 16:00:00 
Bid Open: 1500.00  Bid Ends: 05/27/2009 21:00:00 
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Description

Among the few measuring sticks for single-season dominance, the 1961 New York Yankees draw expected attention in this framed display that features forty different autographs. This mammoth 53x42 inch framed display has been professionally matted featuring index cards or cut signatures for most of the talent-laden Yankees, unless otherwise noted. Key signatures include Mantle (8x10 photo, PSA/DNA, signed in blue Sharpie 9-10), Maris (9), Howard (PSA Authentic 3x5 card), Berra (7), Ford (9), Crosetti (coach, 8), Johnson (1960 Topps card, 6), Kubek (8), Skowron (10), Torgeson (7) and Richardson (10). The die-cut matting and exquisite presentation makes this dynamic piece an aesthetically pleasing display. For a complete listing of all the signatories, please visit our website. The item comes with a full photo LOA from PSA/DNA for the entire piece as well as a full photo LOA for the Mantle photograph. Due to the size of this framed item, shipping surcharges apply.

Other signatures are index cards or cut signatures, unless otherwise noted, with each signature in blue or black ink grading in the (8) to (10) range.

Starting in the upper left corner, signatures not included in the catalog are Gardner, Lopez, DeMaestri, Sain, Arroyo, Reniff, Sheldon, Cerv (2004 UD Yankee Classic Scripts signed card), McDevitt (signed 1961 Topps card), Reed, James, Daley, Ditmar, Houk, Hegan, Terry, Boyer, Clevenger, Coates, Gonder, Duren, Thomas, Downing, Turley, Blanchard, Stafford (signed on a cachet with Tom Tresh), Moon (signed cachet) and Hale (signed cachet). Unfortunately, Duke Maas is not on this piece.  
 
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