Baseball, signed by Stan Musial

Description
Baseball signed by St. Louis Cardinal great Stan Musial (b.1920) in 1963. Nicknamed "The Man", Musial played for the Cardinals from 1941 to 1963, finishing his career with a .331 batting average. He won three MVP trophies and led the Cards to three world championships. He is a member of baseball's Hall of Fame, and a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1963
signer
Musial, Stan
Physical Description
cork (overall material)
wool (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
ID Number
1983.0347.02
accession number
1983.0347
catalog number
1983.0347.02
subject
Baseball
Professional
Sports
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Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Autographed Baseballs
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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