Offered is a RARE sterling silver season pass that measures 1 ¼ inch diameter.Designed like a baseball with stitched engraving, the raised front of this medallion-type pass has “GIANTS”, “WORLD CHAMPIONS” and “1921-1922 CHAS.H.STONEHAM PRES.” engraved on the front. a There is approximately one ounce of sterling silver.
Each year from 1919 to 1931, with the exception of 1928, the New York Giants issued Sterling Silver passes to select dignitaries and season ticket holders. The passes manufactured by Lambert Bros. of New York, were designed in a variety of shapes and baseball motifs. The charm or locket like medallions entitles the bearer admission to every New York Giants home game played at the Polo Grounds during that particular season.
This pass issued in 1923 was made with an engraved stitched baseball design with “GIANTS” at the top, “WORLD CHAMPIONS” centered on the sweet spot, and “1921-1922 CHAS.H.STONEHAM PRES.” at the bottom. The flat back of this pass indicates that this was issued to "Robt. Stein and one" (Robert Stein and one guest) the top is engraved “148" (section or seating) and "1923” (the year of issue) below. The makers mark at the bottom reads "LAMBERT BROS, NY, STERLING." The top of this pass has a hole which would fit link to be attached to a cloth ribbon, for handling.