Spring 2020 Premier Auction - Closes April 11
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Early base mitt manufactured by J.C. Higgins, circa 1915-20, a dark leather glove using the brand name "Black Beauty."  Buckle-back wrist strap and original piping still intact, as is the original lacking.  Supple leather is cracked around the thumb and exhibits significant wear inside and out, yet still displays well.  The "Black Beauty" name is stamped into the leather above the palm, still visible upon close inspection.  A difficult and very collectible vintage glove.

c.1915-20 J.C. Higgins Black Beauty First Baseman's Mittc.1915-20 J.C. Higgins Black Beauty First Baseman's Mitt
c.1915-20 J.C. Higgins "Black Beauty" First Baseman's Mitt
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Minimum Bid: $100
Final prices include buyers premium.: $123
Number Bids: 1
Auction closed on Sunday, April 12, 2020.
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