Lot # 123: 1954 New York Yankees Ballantine Beer Easel-Back Advertising Sign

Starting Bid: $100.00

Bids: 4 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "Summer, 2023 Premier Auction",
which ran from 8/2/2023 12:00 PM to
8/19/2023 9:00 PM

Advertising sign distributed by Ballantine Ale to various taverns for retail display. The photo captures the 1953 Yankees including Hall of Famers Mickey Mantle, Phil Rizzuto, Whitey Ford, Johnny Mize, Yogi Berra, Casey Stengel, and Bill Dickey along with fan favorites Billy Martin, Gil McDougald, Hank Bauer, Vic Raschi, Allie Reynolds, and Ed Lopat. Mounted on a heavy masonite, the reverse originally featured an easel for countertop displaying that has torn away from this example but is included. Copyright 1954 text can be found on the bottom left with the Ballentine three-ring logo (“Purity, Body, Flavor”) at the bottom center. Measures 15" x 17 1/4".

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