Lot # 55: 1955 PA 26 Jim Konstanty Extra Large Bromide from NY Yankees Japan Tour--Only 2 copies known

Category: Baseball Cards

Starting Bid: $75.00

Bids: 2 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "Auction 66 Ended 10/14/2023",
which ran from 9/27/2023 6:00 PM to
10/14/2023 11:00 PM

Jim Konstanty was a member of the New York Yankees when they made their first and only Tour of Japan in 1955. One of baseball's top relief specialists of the early postwar era, Konstanty, at 38 years old, was at the twilight of an 11 year major league career.

This card was undoubtedly a 1st or 2nd prize winner card on a display sheet. Konstanty's first and last names are printed in large Japanese characters in the lower right quadrant.

Blank back card.

Size: 5 1/4" x 8 1/2"

Condition: Ex to Ex/Mt with minor abrasions/staining on the blank back.

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