Consign Your Best Items with Lelands. We Also Pay Cash on the Spot! Learn More Here.

1958 Yomiuri Giants Earliest Game Poster for Japan's Lou Gehrig

1958 Yomiuri Giants Earliest Game Poster for Japan's Lou Gehrig

This is a rare 1958 Yomiuri Giants Poster featuring one of Nagashima's first games. It's an extremely rare poster due to its ephemeral nature. Incredibly, it pictures both Shigeo Nagashima (the Lou Gehrig to Sadaharu Oh's Babe Ruth) and Tadishi Suigiura, who both went on to become Rookies of the Year in their respective leagues, and both also proceeded to become Hall of Famer's. Advertises preseason game in Nara City on March 11, 1958. Furthermore, Nagashimas's regular debut was April 5, 1958, making this one of the first games he ever played. Overall EX condition with a slight edge tear, measures 21.25x30.87".

current sports auction

Past Sports Card, Memorabilia, Non-Sports Card and Collecitble Auction Items

Other past auction items that may be of interest to you.

Extremely Rare Willard Brown Vintage Single Signed Baseball

November 2010 Catalog

Roberto Clemente Rare 16mm Film from 1972 Gatorade Commercial Orig Box

November 2010 Catalog

1890s Darktown Brotherhood Baseball Minstrels Poster

June 2011 Catalog

1942 Ethiopian Clowns World Colored Champion Negro League Broadside

June 2011 Catalog

Circa 1934 Baseball Sake Pitchers

June 2011 Catalog

“Josh Gibson Died in 1947” Signed 3x5 Card

June 2011 Catalog

1956 Brooklyn Dodgers Tour of Japan Team Signed Baseball

June 2011 Catalog

1946 Bob Feller All Stars Barnstorming Team Signed Baseball & More

June 2011 Catalog

Asp.Net CMS By Joopk.com