A veritable "Phils-Phest" awaits the fortunate winner of this 1940s-1990s Philadelphia Phillies memorabilia treasure chest. This well-rounded bundle is packed with a wide variety of vintage items, including several ceramic collectibles autographed by Hall of Fame legends Mike Schmidt and Steve Carlton, who are largely responsible for the Phils first World Series championship in 1980. Also figuring in the mix are figures, pins, stadium giveaway trinkets, advertising items and more, all in display worthy condition.
Mike Schmidt signed ("9") factory certified 1988 Gartlan statue (NM) numbered "1955/1987";
Mike Schmidt signed ("10") factory certified 1987 Gartlan plate (NM-MT) numbered "1171/1987";
Steve Carlton signed ("10") and inscribed "1986" on a factory certified 1984 Hacket American plate (NM-MT) numbered "548/600";
Mount Hope Winery 1980 World Champions ceramic decanter (EX-MT+);
Pen/Pencil sets (2): 1940s Phillies minor league affiliate Wilmington Blue Rocks (EX-MT) in original box; 1950s Atlantic Phillies (EX-MT+);
Figures (3): 1950s Robert Gould All-Stars Curt Simmons (VG+); 1960s Transogram Cookie Rojas in factory box, the nub from the figure's left shoe is broken off and stuck in the base, otherwise presents EX-MT details, the box show moderate wear; 1988 SLU Mike Schmidt (MIP), package shows light wear and moderate soiling;
1950s-1960s Pins (13) range (VG to EX+) diameter is 3-1/2" unless noted : Dick Allen; Johnny Callison; Jim Bunning; Bo Belinsky; hat and stars with Let's Go Phillies slogan (X5); hat and stars without slogan; Go! Phillies Go!; National League Champions (X2) both 1-1/4";
1950s Cufflinks and tie-clip set (EX);
Miscellaneous: 1960s patches (3) with Quaker Oats (VG) and two different hat and stars (NM, EX); 1970s Phil and Phillis key fob (MIP) sealed in original package; 1970s tie-clip (NM-MT) in original case; 1950s Andy Seminick's Home Plate mini-bat (EX-MT); 1970s team photo rulers (2): 1970 (EX) and 1971 (EX-MT+); c.1990s 1950 Whiz Kids jig-saw puzzle (MIB) box is sealed and solid; c.1980s-1990s tie (EX); and 1980s pewter mug (EX).
Also present is a generic musical figure whiskey decanter with wind up base in working order, that plays "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" (NM).