NonSports Forum
Welcome to These forums are devoted to both Pre- and Post- war baseball cards and vintage memorabilia, as well as other sports. There is a separate section for Buying, Selling and Trading - the B/S/T area!! If you give an opinion of a person or company your full name needs to be in your post. Contact the moderator at should you have any questions or concerns. Enjoy!
Shop Ebay Promotions
Vintage Memorabilia
Pre WWII-(Pre 1942) Baseball
Post WWII (1942-1980) Baseball
Modern (1980-present) Baseball

Go Back Forums > Net54baseball Main Forum - WWII & Older Baseball Cards > Net54baseball Sports (Primarily) Vintage Memorabilia Forum incl. Game Used

Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 12-04-2017, 07:39 PM
laughlinfan's Avatar
laughlinfan laughlinfan is offline
Join Date: Aug 2010
Posts: 330
Default Robert Gould statuettes

Finally got around to making a case for my Robert Gould figures like I made for my Tastee Freez and Big League sets a few years back. (posted here Pretty happy with it, I think, although I am not able to find a couple of figures I was pretty sure I had – lost somewhere in my collection abyss apparently! I was able to pick up a few original contracts signed by a featured player and Robert Gould – I have matted the original Don Newcombe contract with Gould in the center. Made the compartments big enough to hold the cards also, and I have a few I put in, but the price of the cards will probably keep me from ever getting close to a full set of those!

I have also included 3 (or maybe 2) variations of the trophies that were made featuring the Gould figures a few years later, this time in silver. One has the 1959 World Series plaque, the other two do not, although I suppose it is possible someone expertly removed the plaque off of one of them. The other is different in both that it has a black base, and also the name being included on the base (Ray Boone). All of the ones that I have seen in the past with the 1959 World Series plaque have no name on the base but are clearly the same mold as the original player (like the Hank Thompson and (maybe) the Smokey Burgess I have). Anybody have any more information on these small trophies, or additional styles?

I also included in the center two of the original Baby Ruth/Butterfinger order forms that let folks order the figures in sets of 7, for 50 cents and two wrappers. Maybe I should take a shot and send the order form in with two quarters and 2 wrappers! I don’t see an offer expiration date!

Happy collecting!
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Gould_case.jpg (65.6 KB, 453 views)
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Interesting letter Re: HOF Statuettes bobbvc Net54baseball Sports (Primarily) Vintage Memorabilia Forum incl. Game Used 3 11-12-2017 06:25 PM
Cannot Identify This Robert Gould Card Buythatcard Postwar Baseball Cards Forum (Pre-1980) 4 02-08-2012 08:16 PM
1955 robert gould statues catalog & Auction is open!! Lou Criscione Net54baseball Sports (Primarily) Vintage Memorabilia Forum incl. Game Used 3 12-30-2010 09:00 AM
1955 Robert Gould All Stars cards GGterps Postwar Baseball Cards Forum (Pre-1980) 1 06-10-2009 05:59 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:02 AM.

ebay GSB