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Baltimore Area Memorabilia Collection With Ripken Family Baseballs

Lot Number 695

Quantity: Bid Starts: 03/16/2011 12:00:00 
Bid Open: 250.00  Bid Ends: 03/31/2011 23:30:00 
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Description

Baseball and football legends from Baltimore’s since-razed Memorial Stadium headline this lot of "Charm City" autographed items and other collectibles. Highlights include: Orioles (3) OAL baseballs (average grade “7-8”) respectively signed by Billy Ripken, Cal Ripken, Jr. and Cal, Sr./Vi Ripken (all “9” strength); Colts (6) mini-helmets respectively signed (all “9-10”) by Berry, Hendricks, Mackey, Moore, Parker and Perry. Certs/holograms from JSA. More on our website.

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Baltimore Orioles

Signed Baseballs
Billy Ripken a moderately toned OAL Budig ball (grade “6”) signed on the sweet spot in blue ballpoint; James Spence Authentications cert/hologram #F40475
Cal Ripken, Jr. a lightly toned OAL Budig ball (grade “7”) signed on the sweet spot in blue ballpoint; James Spence Authentications cert/hologram #F31774
Cal, Sr./Vi Ripken mildly toned OAL Budig (grade “7-8”) with “2030-2031” stampings, signed by both proud parent (blue ballpoint) on a side panel; James Spence Authentications cert/hologram #F40473

Baltimore Colts

Signed Mini-Helmets
Raymond Berry (inscribed “HOF ‘73”); James Spence Authentications cert/hologram #F40472
Ted Hendricks (inscribed “HOF ‘90”); James Spence Authentications cert/hologram #F56402
John Mackey (inscribed “88 – HOF 92”); James Spence Authentications cert/hologram #F56403
Lenny Moore (inscribed “#24 – HOF 75”); James Spence Authentications cert/hologram #F56402
Jim Parker (inscribed “HOF 73”); James Spence Authentications cert/hologram #F40471
Joe Perry (inscribed “H.O.F. 1969”); James Spence Authentications cert/hologram #F56400

Non-signed souvenirs include:

Publications
1966 Colts vs. Rams Program issued at Memorial Stadium for the November 27 contest, the guide is technically (VG) as the cover is detached but present. The interior pages present beautifully
1983 World Series Program an (EX-MT) Veterans Stadium-issued guide with cover and all pages intact (scoring grids are unmarked)

Miscellaneous

a 1983 Baltimore Orioles World Series replica ring
a vintage ash tray from Ameche’s restaurant
(2) Baltimore Colts pinbacks
(2) 1985 drinking glasses (Murray and Ripken)

 
 
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