1993 Jim Thome Pre Rookie Game Used Charlotte Knights Indians Helmet PSA DNA COA
With all of three home runs to his credit after stints with the Tribe in 1991 and 1992, Jim Thome honed his skills in the International League for the majority of 1993, mixing 25 home runs and 102 RBI into a stellar .322 batting average. This batting helmet was worn by the Hall of Famer during that 1993 season with the Charlotte Knights. The interior is home to a size "7-1/4" decal, a padding layer lining the circumference, a left ear pad and a crown pad. The back pad and right ear pad have been removed. Heavy wear is evident with pine-tar residue about the outer shell. A “THOME” label is affixed to the bill. Comes with full letter PSA DNA John Taube Certificate Of Authenticity.