1887 Engraved Pocket Watch Gifted to Ed Delahanty

Estimate: $20,000–$30,000 Gold watches are considered a retirement gift, but Ed “Big Ed” Delahanty received this rose gold model in 1887—when he was just 19—on the occasion of his move to the major leagues. The power hitter left Ohio’s Mansfield Base Ball Club for the Philadelphia Quarkers; this engraved watch was a gift from fans […]