Lot # 46: 1949 JGA 16 Kagome Color Playing Card Game Set--Saburo Yokozawa (HOF)--His Only Known Card

Category: Baseball Cards

Starting Bid: $50.00

Bids: 3 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "Auction 63: Ended 4/9/2022",
which ran from 3/26/2022 7:00 PM to
4/9/2022 11:00 PM

This is the only known card of Japan Hall of Famer, Saburo Yokozawa. Yokozawa attended Meiji University and later became an umpire in both the Big Six University League as well as the Japan Professional League. Yokozawa also managed the Tokyo Senators for a total of three seasons before World War II. He was inducted into the Japan Baseball Hall of Fame in 1988. According to the Japanese Baseball Checklist and Price Guide, Vintage Edition 2.1, this card has a scarcity factor of R4 meaning that fewer than 10 copies are known.

Size: 2 3/8" x 3"

Condition: Would be Ex/Mt to Nm except that there is a color registration issue.

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