The authors of feats yet to be duplicated, contemporary diamond legends Joe DiMaggio, Mickey Mantle and Ted Williams have signed the items in the offered lot. The coveted keepsakes include:
Joe DiMaggio (d.1999) a lightly toned OAL Budig ball (grade "6") signed on the sweet spot in blue ballpoint ("9-10" strength). Full photo LOA from PSA/DNA (cert #J32712).
Mickey Mantle (d.1995) a snow-white limited edition (128/200) Topps "Rookie Ball" (grade "9-10") with an image of the 1952 Topps #311. Mantle has signed on the sweet spot in blue felt tip ("5" strength). Full photo LOA from PSA/DNA (cert #J32738).
Ted Williams (d.2002) a color print of the August 1, 1955 Sports Illustrated cover signed by its heroic subject in silver Sharpie ("9" strength). UDA cert/hologram #BAA13236.