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    GREAT 1894-DATED HARVARD-PRINCETON TROPHY BASEBALL. Most of these trophy balls are either in horrible shape or badly restored. This beauty is in Excellent condition, with original brown and black painted panels and gold-leaf lettering; "Harvard 10… Princeton 4…May 30-94." Just a little very minor cracking and flaking of the paint, just enough to give it a sense of righteous age. String for suspension attached to flathead nail driven into top of ball is clearly original. Attractive wood custom display stand is modern, of course. A great 19th century baseball artifact, and a special prize for the collector of Harvard or Princeton memorabilia. Provenance: Bob McCann. (# This item may require additional shipping charges).

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2003
    9th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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