Lot # 6: ORIGINAL INVITATION AND TICKET TO JUNE 30TH, 1910 FORBES FIELD OPENING GAME AND 1909 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP FLAG RAISING CEREMONY (NSM COLLECTION)

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Item was in Auction "Spring Premier Auction 2014",
which ran from 4/30/2014 5:00 PM to
5/18/2014 9:30 AM



Invitation from the Pittsburgh Base Ball Club to the June 30th, 1910 game between the Cincinnati Reds and Pittsburgh Pirates at Forbes Field celebrating the raising of the 1909 World's Championship Baseball Pennant immediately preceding the day's game. Beautiful embossed logo in the shape of a coat of arms at the top. Also included is a separate admission card to the contest. Fronts of both are in great condition. Backs of both the invitation and admission card have glue and tape residue from album removal. Invitation measures 6 1/2" by 8 1/2". Admission card measures 2 1/4" by 4 3/8". Great piece of Pittsburgh Pirates Baseball History!

Includes a Letter of Provenance from The Newport Sports Museum.