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    James Naismith Signed Stein

    Appraised Value:

    $600 - $800 (2012)

    Appraised on: July 23, 2011

    Appraised in: Tulsa, Oklahoma

    Appraised by: Jasmani Francis

    Category: Sports Memorabilia

    Episode Info: Junk in the Trunk 2 (#1621)

    Originally Aired: November 5, 2012

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    Form: Stein
    Material: Ceramic
    Period / Style: 20th Century
    Value Range: $600 - $800 (2012)

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    Appraisal Video: (0:30)


    Appraised By:

    Jasmani Francis
    Sports Memorabilia

    RR Auction

    Appraisal Transcript:
    GUEST: My father went to Kansas University. He was in Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity, and James Naismith was the chapter advisor.

    APPRAISER: So you know James Naismith, a very important figure in sports history. He invented basketball, wrote the rulebook. What we have is a stein signed by the Sig Eps and Naismith himself. Very, very unique; I haven't seen anything like this. At auction, I'd place the value between $600 and $800.

    GUEST: Thank you. Thank you, Dad!

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