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1960s Roberto Clemente Ballantine Beer Photo Ad

Lot Number 596

Quantity: Bid Starts: 05/12/2010 12:00:00 
Bid Open: 200.00  Bid Ends: 05/27/2010 21:00:00 
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Hawking what was once among the top-selling ales, Roberto Clemente is the heroic subject on this well-preserved 1960s Ballantine Beer 8x10 advertisement. The black-and-white print depicts the Puerto Rican slugger in a kneeling pose with the beverage's "Purity - Body - Flavor" three-ring logo and a printed legend that reads: "Roberto Clemente al bate con cerveza Ballantine" (Roberto Clemente at bat with Ballantine Beer). The crease-free keepsake maintains sharp edges/corners and a glossy finish.

 
 
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