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Turn of the Century Football Stein - Scrum

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ITEM 5: This is a Turn of the Century Football Stein in blue and white which features a detailed vintage football scene depicting two players in a scrum with the melon football at their feet. Both players are wearing period football guard to include quilted pants and lace-up vests. The condition of the stein is immaculate with no visible flaws of any kind. A tough item in this NR-MT to MINT condition. A scarce antique football stein that will present well in any vintage football collection. Price $400

Turn of the Century Football Stein - Ball Carrier

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ITEM 5: Here we are offering a Turn of the Century Football Stein featuring a football player running with the ball. This fine antique football mug is styled in various shades of blue and white, and very well done. The ball carrier is wearing a lace up football vest and quilted pants, the correct attire for the period. This is an impressive piece for the vintage football collection. The condition is solid NR-MT to MINT with no visible flaws. Price $400

Antique Football Stein - Turn of the Century

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ITEM 2: Here we are offering a Turn of the Century Football Stein in blue and white, which features a nicely detailed image of a full body football player. The vintage football player is wearing a lace-up vest, quilted football pants and no helmet. Very popular among the antique football collectors, these steins are difficult to find in top condition. This example grades VG-EX and is free of any chips, cracks, etc. It stands 6.5 inches tall and makes for a beautiful display piece. A great addition for the antique football collector who desires the very early pieces. Price $375





Turn of the Century Pewter Football Stein w/ Painted Bottom

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ITEM 18: This is a very unusual, perhaps unique, vintage football collectible. This pewter football stein dates from the 19th century and features an exquisite football scene, hand painted onto the bottom of the pewter vessel. The bottom of the stein is actually glass, upon which a reverse painting of the football scene has been painted. The scene is accurately and exquisitely detailed showing a football scrum of several players. Marked Reed & Barton on the edge of the bottom of the stein. Must see images to appreciate. An outstanding and rare piece! Price $350

1895 Football Print - The Leading Features of a Liberal Education

ITEM 3: Here we are offering an impressive football print “The Leading Features of a Liberal Education, 1895 by Life Publishing Company. The vintage football print features a 19th century football action scene which includes several football players. All of which are sporting period football garb to include union suits, noseguards, quilted pants and lace-up football vests. The print is housed in its original wooden frame which measures approximately 16” x 21”. The condition is NR-MT! Price $350

Turn of the Century Large Photo of Vintage Football Player

ITEM 1: Offered here is an extremely rare and exquisitely detailed Turn of the Century Large Format Photo of Individual Football Player. The image highlights a full body image of a turn of the century football player in antique football garb to include a bumble bee striped jersey with sewn on shoulder pads and quilted football pants. The original wood frame measures 12.5” x 15.5” and houses the cabinet photo which is identified with an Easton, PA studio mark. Ideal contrast and a very clean overall image make for a beautiful display piece for your antique football display. Price $250

Red Grange Signed Football Photograph

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ITEM 4: Here we offer a Red Grange Signed 8x10 Photo. The signature of Red Grange is featured on this unusual two-in-one photo. The upper image is the band spelling ILLINI on the football field. The lower image features Red Grange running against Chicago University, the game was won by Illinois 15-6. The Red Grange autograph is strong and bold, making for a very appealing display. It will look great framed! Price $225

1893 Football Cabinet Card Photo of Bloomsburg University in Pennsylvania

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ITEM 6: 1893 Football Cabinet Card Photo of Bloomsburg University in Pennsylvania. The offered vintage football item pictures three players (likely captains) from the Bloomsburg University football team. The player at center is holding a melon style football that indicates the date of 1893. A great old item for any vintage football memorabilia collector. The condition is excellent. Price $125

Vintage Football Bisque Figure

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ITEM 7: 1890’s Bisque Football  Figure. This is a great piece of vintage football memorabilia. The offered bisque football player statue dates to the 1890's and features the player wearing period football garb... turtleneck football jersey, quilted football pants and holding a plump melon football. The figure stands eight inches tall and remains in NR-MT condition! Price $250

1889 Antique Football Figures

ITEM 8: Offered here are two 1889 Football Figures. Each football player is standing aside a huge melon football that is actually an open vessel which could hold pens, pencils, etc. or stand alone. The pieces are dated 1889 because they depict that era but are most likely from the 1940's. The vintage football players are properly clothed with quilted football pants, lace-up vests and bumble-bee striped jerseys. They would add a nice splash of color to your vintage football memorabilia collection. The condition of each is solid NR-MT to MINT. Price $75 each

1900-10's Hand Painted Football Related Water Colors

ITEM 9: Here we are offering a pair of 1900-1910’s football related, hand painted, watercolors. The pair were clearly executed by the same hand. They are housed in matching frames, both measuring 14” x 21”. The first depicts a spirited female fan (very Gibson Girl like) holding the team pennant. The second is a nicely detailed image of a vintage football player wearing a union suit and football jersey with quilted shoulder pads. Put a splash of color into your man cave or vintage football collection with this pair of outstanding football images! The condition is EX-MT. Price $650

1910's Thomas Jefferson Football Pennant

ITEM 10: This rare 1910’s Thomas Jefferson Football Pennant is a fantastic piece. It features a beautifully detailed graphic of a vintage football player in his high collared football sweater and reeded pants. The deep blue felt is crisp and gives this piece an incredible appearance! This fine example is oversized, measuring 33 inches, and stands in NR-MT condition! Price $500

1905 Harvard Football Pillow Cover

ITEM 11: Here we are offering a wonderful, vintage football collectible in the form of a 1905 Harvard Football Pillow Cover. This is just one of those incredible, eye catching pieces! There is no need to be a Harvard alum or know anything about the game of football to appreciate the aesthetic beauty of this fine piece of artwork. This special tribute to Harvard football measures 22" x 22" and would look great framed. The colors are vibrant and the overall condition is NR-MT! Price $450





Brass Antique Football Bookends from the 1920's

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ITEM 12: Offered here is an early pair of 1920’s Brass Football Bookends. These fine antique football bookends are very scarce, the first pair we have seen of this style. They are extremely well made with an art deco appeal and a very detailed football scene on each. Being solid brass they are very heavy. They remain in gorgeous NR-MT condition! Price $250





1910’s Sparta High Football Pillow

ITEM 13: Here we have a 1910’s Sparta High Football Pillow. This unique pillow measures 19 x 19 and features a multi color image of a football player wearing a vintage football uniform to include a high collar football sweater and quilted football pants. Black embroidery highlights the football player and reads "U. RAH. RAH. OUR. SPAR - TA." A great looking piece of early 1900's football memorabilia with a great look and solid EX-MT condition. Price $175

1910's Frankford High School Football Pennant

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ITEM 14: Pictured above is a 1910’s Frankford High School Football Pennant sporting sewn on felt letters. The soft red felt on this pennant provides a fantastic background for the unique graphic of a ball carrier. The ball carrier is vested in a brown lace up football jersey paired with blue reeded pants. This early pennant is oversized, measuring 33”, and stands in EX condition! Price $300

1951 Jim Thorpe Signed Postcard from the opening of Henry Modell’s Sporting Goods Store in Newark, NJ

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ITEM 15: This exceptional vintage football item is a 1951 Jim Thorpe Signed Postcard from the opening of Henry Modell’s Sporting Goods Store in Newark, NJ.  As a one day event, for the opening of a sporting goods store, this was a short print for this postcard in an of itself. This extremely rare postcard features on the front an iconic Red Grange image wearing a leather football helmet. It reads "I am happy to join in the celebration of my friend Henry Modell upon the opening of his sporting goods store." Below that is the date of December 5th, 1951 and the location of Newark, NJ. The back of the postcard features many of Jim Thorpe's accomplishments in all sports. Thorpe signed and dated the back, 1951. This item originates directly from a New Jersey gentleman who attended the event and had the postcard signed in person. It was folded in half at one time and presents very nicely. A rare opportunity add a fantastic Jim Thorpe football piece and autograph to your vintage football collection! Price $1800

1941 Figural Football Trophy

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ITEM 16: Here we are offering a 1941 Figural Football Trophy. A simple and neat antique football trophy that stands 7+ inches tall. Inscribed in the metal band around the base is M.H.S. and the year 1941. Vintage football trophies seem to be considerably more difficult to locate than baseball and basketball. This one is a fine example of a football figural in the classic kicking pose, with leg in full extension. The condition is solid EX-MT. Price $100

1960's Pottsville Maroons 1925 Championship Reunion Cap

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ITEM 17: Offered here is an extremely rare Pottsville Maroons football collectible. The item is a 1960’s snapback cap that was given out at the players reunion for the 1925 season. The cap recognizes the Pottsville Maroons as the 1925 NFL Champions. The Pottsville Maroons are the true NFL Championship team from 1925, and they always will be! The snapback cap was made by T.I. and remains in NR-MT condition. Price $150

1970’s Washington Redskins Football Jacket by Rennoe

ITEM 20: Offered here is a 1970’s Washington Redskins Football Jacket. This is not a team issued jacket, but a very high quality jacket made by Rennoe. A warm maroon corduroy with "Redskins" in gold embroidery and metal snaps. The jacket remains in EX-MT to NR-MT condition with no visible flaws. A great vintage washington Redskins item for your collection or great to wear if you dare! Price $125

1978-80 USC Trojans signed Wilson Football, Ronnie Lott, Keith Van Horne, Jeff Fisher

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ITEM 22: Here we are offering an exceptional 1978-80 USC Trojans signed Football. The football was made by Wilson and carries 40 signatures of members of the 1978, 1979 and 1980 teams. The football remains in excellent condition, holds air and features the University of Southern California Trojans logo. Some of the signatures on the football are light but we were able to decipher the large majority. Signers include many NFL players and College All-Americans. The list includes Ray Butler, Allen Pugh #75, Ricky Johnson, Mike McDonald, Marc Mitchell, Roy Foster, Jay Champlain #44, Gordon Adams, Chris Foote, Rob Kerr, Jeff Fisher(NFL Coach), Rob Preston, Keith Van Horne (1985 Super Bowl Champ with Chicago Bears), Lott #42 (Ronnie Lott, 49ers Super Bowl Champ and Hall of Famer), Andy #67, Jeff Simmons, Pat Howell, Gary Cobb, Ty Sperling, John Perry, Kevin Williams, Calvin Sweeny (Super Bowl Champ with Pittsburgh Steelers), Otis Page, Chip Banks, David Allison, Tony Olivarria, Byron Darby, Charles Ussery, Ken Moore, Jeff Haught, Kenneth Jordan, Riki Gray, August Curly, James Hunter, Brad Flanders, Cookie #76 and a couple are too light. Some great names here! The 1978 team was 12-1 and were National Champions. 1979 the team was 11-0-1 and PAC 10 Champions and ranked 2nd. In 1980 the team was 8-2 and finished ranked 11th. A great ball for the USC football fan or vintage football collector! Price $300

1928 Antique Football Trophy

ITEM 21: Here is a wonderful 1928 Figural Football Trophy. Football trophies, along with hockey, are far and away the rarest of all team sport trophies. This particular antique football trophy features a full body figural ball carrier. The trophy is nicely detailed making it easy to identify the leather football helmet and high waist ed football pants. The engraving on the trophy reads: Charles Goodwin - varsity - Football and the date. Measuring 9 inches tall and remaining in EX-MT condition this vintage football trophy makes for a great display item. Antique football memorabilia always adds a nice touch and looks great displayed among vintage sports equipment! SOLD

1910's Yale Football Pennant

ITEM 13: Here we have an Antique 1910’s Yale Football Pennant which stands among the finest of pennants dating to this era; a must have item for the avid collector! This rare piece features a graphic of a ball carrier backed by a rich blue felt background. The ball carrier is sporting a white high collared football sweater paired with brown reeded pants. Measuring 34”, this oversized pennant shines in MINT condition! SOLD

1890's Cast Metal Football Figural

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ITEM 5: This is a 19th century football figure that has been cast in metal. Probably pot metal, but not certain. The figure depicts a full body player holding a massive, melon style football. Interestingly, the form is identical to a Heubach bisque football figure that depicts the same football player in the same pose, also wearing the same quilted pants, high collar football sweater nd grasping the same huge melon style football. There are no markings indicating a maker but it is a high quality figure with exceptional detail. A scarce antique football statue that will present well in any vintage football collection. The condition is solid EX-MT. SOLD

Vintage Football Trophy - 1934

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ITEM 15: This exceptional football trophy is in the form of an actual full sized vintage football. It was presented to the Louisiana High School Athletic Association in 1934. Made by the Homan Manufacturing Company, it features a black bakelite base and measures a whopping 12 inches tall and is over 10 inches wide. Vintage football trophies are extremely rare in any form. This one makes for a most impressive display piece in any antique football collection, the condition is EX-MT. SOLD

1900's Harvard Football Blanket - Fatima Tobacco Premium

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ITEM 19: Here we offer a 1900’s Harvard Football, Fatima Tobacco Premium. This wonderful Harvard Football item is super rare and is a must have for your vintage football display! Featured are the Harvard University Seal, a Harvard pennant, and a period football player in all the garb - quilted pants, jersey with sewn on shoulder pads, carrying a plump melon football... This piece is huge and of exceptional quality for a premium. Probably because back in the day, in order to acquire it, you had to collect 50 or 100 regular Fatima Tobacco pack premiums and then be willing to send them in for this premium! An exceptional vintage Harvard football item... it measures 14”x 25 and is of fine quality. It will look great framed! SOLD

1939 College All Stars Football Program

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ITEM 16: 1939 College All Americans vs. New York Giants Football Program. This was the sixth annual ALL-STAR FOOTBALL GAME which was played at Soldier Field in Chicago. The College All - Americans were against the New York Giants from the NFL. Both teams featured great name players in the contest to benefit the United Charities, the Catholic Charities and the Jewish Charities of Chicago. The large 64 page program is filled with photos and information pertaining to both teams and football in general. The cover has a great football scene and the condition is EX-MT. SOLD

 
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