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Signed/Autographed 1970’s 1980’s
Old Spice 7th Inning Stretch Presentation Trophy
This comes from the Seller’s
personal collection of vintage memorabilia. The Seller has owned this piece for
over 20+ years and has never seen another like it. This is truly a one of a
As the story goes, this was once
possibly owned by Joe Garagiola himself. Garagiola played Major League Baseball
from 1946-1954 and was a Broadcast Announcer from the mid 1950’s to the late
1980’s. It is said that this particular piece was once used in Old Spice TV commercials
just before breaking for the 7th Inning Stretch possibly during the
late 1970’s or early 1980’s. However,there is no documentation that exists which
supports either of these stories. In searching the internet, you can view
old/vintage commercials featuring Old Spice. While, none have been found (yet)
featuring this item, the phrase “Old Spice Presents 7th Inning
Stretch” can be seen on many commercials found and the lettering of the phrase is
very similar, if not, exactly as the placard shows on this piece.
The base is a nice (walnut) wood
with an Official League Rawlings Baseball mounted on top. The square placard is
brass and slides into the front of the base. The condition of the base is
excellent overall with minor wear seen – a few scratches, indentations, etc.
The baseball is toned moderately and also appears in excellent shape overall. Measures about6 inches square from the bottom and stands about 7 inches in height.
The baseball is signed/autographed
by Joe Garagiola. The signature is/was ball point pen. Seller would rate the
signature/autograph about a 7 or 8.
and piece itself, comes with no form of authenticity. However, the Seller has
no reason to believe that this isn’t anything but 100% authentic and genuine to
the period and as described. Nonetheless, the Seller offers the buyer of this
piece a 14 day Money Back Guarantee/No Questions Asked Return (upon receipt)should this item
not be found as described here or the signature found to be anything but
genuine. Seller will refund full purchase price (minus shipping costs) once
item has been received.The Item must be received in the same, unaltered
condition, as shown here. Buyer to pay cost of return shipping.
If you’re looking for that one of a
kind piece or that “something” you don’t see every day, this might be the item for
see all photos for more details and to make your own judgment.
Photos have been taken at different angles and/or lighting to show as much detail
Payment is due at conclusion of sale via Paypal or upon pick up
arrangements are made.
USA Sales only. No
Please contact seller for any questions or inquiries.
Trusted Buyer & Seller since 1998 ~
Thank you for looking.