"Honest John" Gaffney


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Description

"Honest John" Gaffney (The King of Umpires) cabinet card c.1880s. Regarded as baseballs' first great umpire and played a pioneering role in developing some of the techniques which remain in use to this day. Sepia toned image remains on original "Taylor" marked mount. handwritten identifier on back. Mild general wear along with some residue/discoloration on left edge of front: GD/VG

Year
1880
Condition
No
Player
"Honest John" Gaffney
Rookie
No
$900.00