Lot # 58: 1958 Myojo Magazine Shigeo Nagashima (HOF) Large B&W Bromide Card--Rookie Card

Category: Baseball Cards

Starting Bid: $50.00

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Item was in Auction "Auction 62: Ended 11/14/2021",
which ran from 10/30/2021 8:00 PM to
11/13/2021 11:00 PM

Myojo (Morning Star) magazine is a general entertainment periodical. Seven cards (six non-baseball) were inserted in the August 1958 issue, including a card of Shigeo Nagashima. Other cards were issued in a second, unknown 1958 issue of the magazine. including a card of Masaichi Kaneda. This thin stock, blank backed card has a slick surface. Japanese text includes “Myojo” printed in the lower left corner, while the Nagashima's name is printed at lower right. A facsimile autograph also appears on the card. It's a great close-up image of Japan's Mr. Baseball and Mr. Giants during his rookie season.

Size: 3 3/4" x 5 1/4"

Condition: Ex to Ex/Mt

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