Before diving in, be sure to follow a few simple Rawlings rules of the road. No rips or tears; no ink. Don't forget to check out our as well. No rips, no tears, no stains, no ink. Leather is very soft and supple with fleece under the strap. It was a short lived innovation that resulted in very few gloves being produced, and now they are in very high demand.
No ink; no rips; no stains. Wonderful addition to a boys room, man cave or your vintage sports decor. Louis Cardinals in the National League. Note the two beautiful Rawlings patches on the wrist strap. Crescent-style split-finger glove with no web between thumb and forefinger. Click on the ticket to go there now! Surprisingly, the first gloves were designed so the player could knock the ball to the ground and not necessarily catch it. Philadelphia Phillies 1939-1942; New York Giants 1946-1947.
It is quite remarkable that these markings are still intact as it would have taken very little use to have them wear away. We actively buy small and large collections. If you have something for sale, please contact me. There is a 1938 patent date on the glove. Baseball Gloves come in several different types, including , , , , and. Thanks for looking and make sure to check back often! If you're not completely satisfied with your prints you can return them and I'll refund your money including shipping.
The glove itself also remains in exceptional condition with the Ratsch Peerless logo and model no. See more ideas about Baseball Gloves, Babe Ruth and Baseball stuff. Tru-Sport of Philadelphia cloth label is intact. My interest in sports and its collectibles is life-long: I can still remember the boyhood thrill of opening packs and discovering a Willie Mays or Tom Seaver card. This fine vintage catcher's mitt was found unscathed in it's protective Nokona packaging.
There are no stains, no ink. Use without permission is prohibited. Best of all, if you ever grow tired of displaying gloves, you can always switch to playing with them — something you would never consider doing with an autographed baseball. He played his entire career with the Boston Red Sox: 1974-1989. This exceptional vintage baseball glove is their Home Run Special model. Louis Cardinals and played 17 seasons, ending his career in 1948. The author is a Forbes contributor.
Sometimes you can really hit the jackpot. Antique Baseball Memorabilia View this vintage baseball tintype and other baseball memorabilia by clicking the image above! There is no maker's mark evident nor was there a cloth label. This Rawlings guide book features thousands of different models over the past century. Player endorsements can now be used to help date some gloves. Pricing is also available there. The full one piece web dominates this era.
See more ideas about Baseball Gloves, Babe Ruth and Baseball stuff. This is a big and heavy professional quality catcher's mitt. Ambidextrous glove with webbing between all fingers. He played from 1942 to 1948 with St. The rawhide strip used for the lacing has been shortened; and some of the holes skipped. The leather strip is broken between the 4th finger and the pinkie otherwise near mint. Leather ties on the pocket have been redone by some kid years ago! The first baseball gloves were used in the 1870s.
Here you will find some great vintage sports items for sale. His name is in on the pinky. The opinions expressed are those of the writer. In 2014, in Alliance, Ohio who makes her living selling on eBay. Al spent his entire playing career with the Detroit Tigers; from 1953 thru 1974. Click the image above to view it and other antique basketball equipment now! New laces, along with leather cleaning and conditioning, can get your glove looking- and playing- like new.
Louis Cardinals, and a few games the last year with Chicago Cubs. Hall of Fame pitcher 363 wins Warren Spahn played for the Boston Braves in 1942 and from 1946 to 1952; Milwaukee Braves from 1953 to 1964; and in 1965 he played for the New York Mets and San Francisco Giants. Our intent is to help y ou get a quality piece of vintage sports equipment - if you are not satisfied I will refund your money. I have no idea who he is. This would look great in a man cave, a young boy's bedroom, or even a baseball loving girl's room! Higgins Model 150 Line thru Sears. Although the finish is worn and aged, the glove itself is in. Excellent condition with no flaws! Hall of Fame pitcher 363 wins Warren Spahn played for the Boston Braves in 1942 and from 1946 to 1952; Milwaukee Braves from 1953 to 1964; and in 1965 he played for the New York Mets and San Francisco Giants.
Try our to help narrow your choices, with one of our expert staff members, check out our , read from real users, or give us a call at. Reach Sporting Goods Company, this exquisite, antique glove is made of the highest quality, white buckskin leather. Leather has dark patina from oil and use. It can be purchased by clicking on the image above where you can also view additional antique baseball caps. Very attractive glove; strong embossing for the signature.