The Legendary Mickey Mantle collectors plate by artist Robert Tanenbaum was issued by the Hamilton Collection in Association with Sports Impressions around 1991/92.
The Hamilton Collection Mickey Mantle plates typically sell below their issued price. Commonly found on ebay, regardless of the year of issue they generally sell for about $10.-$15. They often sell for as low as $5.00, and occasional hit the $20. mark.
In a recent auction a (Dec. 2008) a 7" Legendary Mickey Mantle collectors plate from the best Baseball collection issued by the Hamilton collection, Limited to 28 firing days sold for $9.90.
Hamilton collection, collectors plates are typically limited to 28 firing days. Limited edition is A term often used by manufacturers of collectibles to indicate scarcity. A limited edition means just that - production of the item in question will be limited to a certain number. However, that number may be large or small, and is relevant to the amount of collectors interested in it. The value of a limited edition item is high only if the number made is less than the number of collectors that desire the item. If the Limited amount made is more than the amount of collectors interested, the value will go down. If the piece reads Limited to a certain amount of "Firing Days" This means that the product will be produced for that amount of time while orders are being taken. There is no set number and the "Limited Edition" can be over produced. More Items than collectors means less value. Often theses plate will have a resale value of less than the issued price. For more information on Mickey Mantle Hamilton Collection plates or from the Bradford Exchange visit the link below.
Bradford Exchange 1956 WS Mickey Mantle PlateYes there was a Collectors plate issued by the Bradford Exchange. The plate was part of a series called "The Mickey Mantle Collection". The six plate set was released in 1996, and came with a certificate of authenticity. The plates include:Bronx Bomber"500 Home Run1956 World Series1961 Home Run ChaseThe Oklahoma KidTriple Crown Season
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Mickey Mantle hit 373 hme runs from the left side of the plate, and 163 from the right.
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Mickey Mantle struck out 53 times, in 273 plate appearances in the World Series.
As a youth, Mickey Mantle was a natural right handed baseball player. His father began teaching Mantle the game of baseball at an early age. By the time he was in third grade, his father had taught him to hit as a lefty. From that point on Mantle was a switch hitter, meaning he could bat from either side of home plate.
as the subducting plate skins into the mantle, friction between the mantle and lithosphere will oppose plate motion.
Mickey Mantle hit his 500th home run at Yankee Stadium on May 14, 1967. The solo blast came in the 7th inning against relief pitcher Stu Miller of the Baltimore Orioles. Miller was right-handed so Mantle batted left-handed. This is confirmed by the photograph of the event that you can find at various places.
The mantle is below the plates.