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Lot 167

1909 Forbes Field Commemorative Opening Day Stick Pin

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500

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Pittsburgh Pirates silver plated Commemorative Pin for Opening of Forbes Field in 1909, with ticket stub for the game June 30, 1909, Compliments of the Pittsburgh BaseBall Club opening of Forbes Filed June 30, 1909, baseball franchise began the day this silver-plated pin with a game to watch Honus Wagner and Fred Clarke fall to Tinker, Evers and Chance of the Chicago Cubs. Terrific glove and ball imagery bears the engraved words, "June 30, 1909, Pittsburgh." pin 2.5 inches long.