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Fitted Cap News: Friday, November 16, 2018
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Friday, November 16, 2018

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Vintage Brooklyn Dodgers Fitted Cap by SPAULDING x MLB

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This vintage Brooklyn Dodgers Fitted Cap by SPAULDING is believed to be from the late 1940s. This exceptional piece has protective plates sewn into the panels of the crown. These rare additions have been attributed to Jackie Robinson, who frequently was beaned by racists attending games soon after the color barrier was broken. There t few known examples of this type customized hat. One was obtained from the personal collection of Jackie Robinson. This is extremely similar. The hat cap has the name  "B.Hess" written inside the leather headband and is a size 6 3/4. This rare piece Includes LOA from Hunt Auctions and letter of provenance from the family of the original owner. This item is expected to sell for between $5,000 and $10,000. Place your bid online at www.huntauctions.com

Vintage Brooklyn Dodgers Fitted Cap by SPAULDING x MLB

Vintage Brooklyn Dodgers Fitted Cap by SPAULDING x MLB

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