For your consideration is an incredibly rare baseball bat from the 's. It is one of only a handful of bats that we have owned from this era.
This gorgeous example remains in excellent condition and measures 39 inches long! Of course the bat was hand turned, showing lathe marks on both ends.
The handle is lighter in color, giving an appealing two-tone effect, and the knob is both interesting and unique. The bat remains in exceptional condition with a smooth surface free of dings, dents or scratches. The end of the barrel shows signs of age and wear expected from a piece nearly years old. This exceptional rarity remains un cracked and the overall condition is excellent. A gorgeous and super rare display piece that will make a fantastic addition to any antique baseball collection!
Here we are offering a wonderful 19th century baseball bat. This antique baseball bat was made by the Spalding Sporting Goods Company and measures 34 inches long. In the center it features the large and attractive Spalding logo stenciled on in black.
The very tip of the bat is black and about one inch below that is a single black ring. The markings are bold against beautiful light colored wood grain and it all comes together to make for a rare and attractive display bat in excellent condition. The offered item is a vintage baseball bat dating from the early 's. It is a Champion model with the word "Champion" in flowing script, beautifully burned into the center.
The marking is as deep and dark as possible making for an incredible vintage look. The wood is light in color with nicely contrasting and very tight wood grain. Areas of flame tempering were a common practice during this era and they add an additional point of interest to the fine bat.
A high quality bat with very tight grain and deeply burned in markings that make for a fantastic vintage appearance. The bat remains in wonderful NR-MT condition with a beautiful smooth surface. This antique baseball bat represents a fine example from this era with a wonderful look and great display ability. It will be a nice addition to your vintage baseball bat collection.
Sporting Goods Company did manufacture a large line of player model baseball bats but they produced significantly fewer than Louisville Slugger. Both companies also produce professional model bats for use by major league players. Again, Spalding produced far fewer than the bat producing legend, Louisville Slugger.
That being said, the quality was nothing less, as is the case here with this high quality Dave Robertson model. In addition to being of very high quality, the markings are beautiful, the wood grain is tight and the surface is ideal! Dave Robertson played his professional baseball career exclusively in the National League.
Starting with the New York Giants in , then a few years with the Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates and then back to the Giants for his final season in A gorgeous vintage baseball bat in all regards, measuring 35 inches long and with a condition of solid NR-MT. Reach Company out of Philadelphia, PA. This fine antique bat features an outstanding center label on beautiful wood grain. Also found on the end of the bat's knob is the circular Reach baseball logo neatly stamped into the wood.
A great looking bat with lots of character and eye appeal. This fine vintage baseball bat features solid markings on honey colored ash. This is the first model of this kind we have handled. The De Ville Slugger is most likely an attempt to sound similar to the already popular Louisville Slugger.
The bat is very clean with a nice surface and ideal patina. A great opportunity to add an unusual maker to your vintage baseball bat collection! The condition is solid EX-MT. Offered here is a scarce and beautiful condition Kiki Cuyler Baseball Bat. All of the marking are strong and the barrel features a beautifully burned in facsimile signature of Cuyler.
Hazen Cuyler enjoyed an impressive 18 year career playing professional baseball and he was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in The color and grain are beautiful on this 34 inch.
The markings could not be more bold and the surface is like glass. This bat is among the top condition you will find for the scarce HOF'er. It grades solid NR-MT! A beautiful vintage baseball bat with the attractive Spalding baseball and double-diamond logo deeply burned into the surface. The Old Hickory is deeply burned into the business end of the bat and presents beautifully also.
We have had the Old Hickory model once or twice in the past, a scarce bat from this era. The round Spalding logo is also burned into the bottom of the knob. This example measures 34 inches and remains in solid EX-MT condition. Offered here is a great looking Spalding bat. This antique baseball bat falls between the years of and Made by the A. Perhaps the most attractive of the Spalding bat logos, the "Spalding double-diamond logo" is burned in nicely on this George Burns model.
In fact, all of the markings are strong and bold against the honey brown ash. The bat measures 34 inches long with strong markings and an ideal patina. A great addition to any vintage baseball bat collection! This is a model JC - the high standard for Hillerich and Bradsby during this era.
A great bat in all regards with an ideal patina and surface, as well as super strong markings. As indicated on the knob, the bat measures 35 inches in length. This fine vintage baseball bat carries the endorsement of Hall of Fame great Joe Cronin. Cronin was inducted to the Baseball Hall of Fame in His professional baseball career began in with the St.
Louis Browns and ended in with the Boston Braves. He was one of baseball's greatest hitters. Of course this is also the Joe Cronin who was commissioner of the National League from to A fantastic addition to your vintage baseball collection. Here we are offering an unusual and interesting baseball bat from the 's. The model name for the bat YALE is the centerpiece of their logo. A clever name for a bat produced in the same city as Yale University!
The bat itself measures 34 inches long, shows a modest amount of use on the diamond and grades NR-MT. The markings are strong and the finish is smooth and free of dings or dents. An exceptionally clean example from this era with an awesome vintage appeal. A super display among your other vintage baseball bats!
A very scarce Lou Gehrig bat, the overwhelming majority are Louisville Slugger models. As for Lou Gehrig, simply put he is among the very top of the list for the greatest baseball player of all time.
His accomplishments are to numerous to mention and he was known to be an excellent gentleman off the field as well. He spent his entire career with the New York Yankees where he was loved by all and remains a baseball legend today.
This bat was endorsed by the St. Louis Cardinals great, Rogers Hornsby. Hornsby played 23 seasons of professional baseball from to and was considered one of the greatest hitters ever to play the game. In addition to other awards and accomplishments, Hornsby won the NL batting title 7 times, the NL triple crown twice and was named MVP in and He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in The bat measures 35 inches and remains un cracked. The markings are deep and bold and the overall look is exceptional.
A scarce player model bat in solid EX-MT condition! Hemsley enjoyed a long career of professional baseball for 19 years. He played for several different teams, his longest time spent with one team was the St. Hemsley was also elected to play in the All-Star game five times. This fine vintage baseball bat was of course a top of the line bat, a model from Louisville Slugger. It measures 35 inches and exhibits excellent game use while still maintaining nice bold markings.
A great item for the vintage baseball memorabilia collector! It is a high quality bat with deep and dark markings on a clean and smooth bat surface. Duke Snider's Hall of Fame baseball career began in with the Brooklyn Dodgers and lasted for 18 years. Duke was named to the All-Star team 8 times and was voted Player of the Year in when his Brooklyn Dodgers won their only World Series title, ever!
The condition of this antique baseball bat is EX-MT