Joe DiMaggio’s Shotgun Being Auctioned

James D Julia is auctioning off the Winchester Model 21 shotgun given to Joe DiMaggio by NJ Police Capt. Jos. Cocozza after his record setting 42 game hitting streak (his streak ended at 56). This shotgun is sure to sell for a fortune given its appear to both gun collectors and sports memorabilia collectors.

[ Many thanks to Daniel for emailing me the link. ]

Steve Johnson

Founder and Dictator-In-Chief of TFB. A passionate gun owner, a shooting enthusiast and totally tacti-uncool. Favorite first date location: any gun range. Steve can be contacted here.


  • I would have thought the Yankee Clipper was an over and uder type of guy, Live and learn!Nice collectors item, all the best to the person who winds up with it.

  • Martin

    This is how European I am — I had to google DiMaggio to find out the game streak was relatet do baseball, not hunting.

    oh well, a nice shotgun.