Direct from noted cap collector Ed Dolan, this quintet includes: 1) Ned Garver's late-1950s game-used blue cap with uniform notation and blue-marker "6" signature under bill; heavy wear. Auction LOA from JSA. 2) Extremely rare mid-1960s coaching staff game-used white cap with uniform #49 notated under bill, suggested usage by coach Tom Ferrick in 1964-1965; moderate wear. 3) Mid-1960s prototype salesman's sample "linen" cap with original KM Pro Major League cardboard insert shaper; unused NM. 4) Mid-1960s cap from Joe Pignatano Collection (Ex-Hunt Auctions in 2006) with original KM Pro Major League cardboard insert shaper; unused NM. Accompanied by 1967 Topps #344 Ossie Chavarria to illustrate style. 5) Joe Pignatano's 1961 game-ready cap from Pignatano Collection (Ex-Hunt Auctions in 2006); unused NM.
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