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Director of Operations at Grey Flannel Auctions. A family-run business founded in 1989. GFA quickly transitioned into one of the industry's best authenticators and dealers of high profile sports memorabilia. Specializing in vintage game-used jerseys and high-end HOF autographs, GFA has held 49 catalog auctions satisfying collector needs. GFA continues to auction one-of-a-kind pieces; realizing record prices and private sales in excess of $75 Million.

Bidding Is Now Closed – Sylvester Collection Sells for Over 411k!

Thank you very much for your participation in another fantastic Grey Flannel auction. 

Bidding is now closed and invoices will be sent out to the winning bidders Friday morning.


LOT #1: Iconic “I’ll Knock A Homer For You” Baseball Presented to “Little” Johnny Sylvester by Babe Ruth & The NY Yankees SOLD FOR $250,641

LOT #3: December 16th, 1926 Babe Ruth Handwritten & Signed Letter Written to “Little” Johnny Sylvester After His Historic Bedside Visit SOLD FOR $76,747

LOT #2: October 9th, 1926 Babe Ruth Handwritten & Signed Letter Written to “Little” Johnny Sylvester Before Game 6 of the ’26 World Series SOLD FOR $71,553

LOT #22: 1937 Lou Gehrig New York Yankees Game-Used Home Pinstripe Flannel Pants SOLD FOR $37,668

LOT #10: 1957 Bob Turley New York Yankees AL Championship Players Ring SOLD FOR $20,724

LOT #17: Extraordinary 1934 Henry Louis Gehrig Hand Signed Bank Note SOLD FOR $22,796


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