Last Updated on 11/9/2005 by bidz

Sotheby’s and SCP Auctions to Sell Important Sports Memorabilia and Cards on December 10, 2005

Financial News – Yahoo! Finance
Press Release – Source: Sotheby’s; SCP Auctions
Monday November 7, 8:08 pm ET

Featuring Joe DiMaggio’s 1936 New York Yankees Home Rookie Full Uniform
And the Original Heisman Trophy Sculpture From 1935 by Artist Frank Eliscu

“NEW YORK, Nov. 7 /PRNewswire/ — On December 10th, Sotheby’s and SCP Auctions will hold a sale of Important Sports Memorabilia and Cards, including unique material representing the most prolific figures in the history of America’s most popular sports — baseball, football, basketball, hockey and boxing. Among the highlights is Joe DiMaggio’s 1936 New York Yankees Home Rookie Full Uniform, one of the most historically important artifacts of sports memorabilia ever offered at auction (estimated to bring in excess of $600,000). Property from the sale will be on exhibition in Sotheby’s 2nd floor galleries from December 5th to 9th. The sale is expected to bring approximately $5 million.”

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