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Lot # 1102: Polo Grounds Original Glass Plate Negative

Starting Bid: $100.00

Bids: 20 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "Spring Classic 2022",
which ran from 5/20/2022 7:00 PM to
6/11/2022 10:00 PM



Original glass plate negative picturing a throng of fans at the Polo Grounds, circa 1910. The foreground pictures the fans as they mill about the elevated entrance/exit runway that connected to the grandstand in the right-field corner. The game appears to be in progress, as the right-field bleachers are filled. A few advertising signs on the outfield wall are also visible. The negative (8.5x6.5") displays a few slight surface imperfections and is in Very Good condition overall. Culled from the legendary Brown Brothers Photo Archive. 

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