Best of April 2018

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Best of April 2018

Postby mikesglove » April 4th, 2018, 2:06 pm

Another nice one to start the month. A 1920's base mitt sold for $1705 with a great looking sewn web, crescent pad, buckle back glove thrown in to sweeten the deal. It was a funny listing.
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Re: Best of April 2018

Postby mikesglove » April 7th, 2018, 4:04 pm

A 1920-30's "Babe Ruth" model RC2 catchers mitt sold for about $300. It's in nice shape.
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Re: Best of April 2018

Postby mikesglove » April 16th, 2018, 12:29 pm

A Wilson basemitt sold for $357. This is one of the early ones and features the oval Wilson logo patch, patented wrist strap and sewn web. You can see a vintage repair to the wrist strap. Later versions added reinforcing stitching for that design flaw. The mitt is also great looking with black leather and white piping.
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A vintage catchers mitt sold for $97. It is missing the cloth patch but was made by Stall & Dean. It's a pretty early mitt with the quick release buckle and arrow head wrist strap. Funny the seller hadn't bothered to showcase that feature. Overall, the mitt is in good shape.
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Re: Best of April 2018

Postby mikesglove » April 17th, 2018, 1:32 pm

Three rare ones in great shape.
A circa 1930 D&M "Joe Cronin" model G84D "World Series" glove sold for $285
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A Reach sewn web glove sold for $225. A couple of flaws but when have you seen a burgundy full web for sale.
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A Spalding "Rocky Colavito" personal model 1141 glove sold for $175. A popular glove, same as the Rawlings Herb Score model.
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Re: Best of April 2018

Postby mikesglove » April 18th, 2018, 12:15 pm

A 1940's Rawlings "Merrill May" glove sold for $125. A unique wrist strap, great looking patch and triple web model. Could stand a good cleaning/conditioning but looks to be in nice shape.
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A 1940's Rawlings "Pepper Martin" model 400V sold for $66. I like the long pocket/shorty fingers. The glove has a Leacock and a worn Rawlings patch. The glove is a popular model and seems pretty nice, not sure why it didn't go higher.
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