Longtime hobby participant and head of Robert Edward Auctions, Rob Lifson has stated he plans to retire in 2016.
A Mint version of Hank Aaron’s 1954 Topps rookie card sold for more than $192,000 through Mile High. The price is three times the last record sale price for the card, which was set just a year ago.
Bazooka Gum football cards appeared in 1959 and 1971, and those box bonuses give collectors a fun challenge. Here’s a recap of the offerings.
In court proceeding involving dealer and photo archive accumulator John Rogers, a judge has given the green light for the sale of the Conlon Collection of glass-plate negatives.
Love of the Game Auctions’ latest sale is now live, with rare lots from Lou Criger’s family, fabulous game-used bats, including Gehrig, and rare cards.
The Jefferson Burdick Collection today: hard to thumb through but
slowly coming into view as collection is photographed for digital display by the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art. Here’s a recent first-person account on viewing part of the collection.
The most significant NFL Championship ring ever offered at auction will be part of Heritage Auctions’ Platinum Night event in New York. Part of the featured Jerry Kramer Collection is his Super Bowl I ring, expected to top $100,000.
Fourteen of the 21 cards in the Mickey Mantle Empire State Collection sold for the highest price ever recorded for their grades. That basic set helped vault Memory Lane past $2 million in its Winter Classic sale.
In 1950, Topps delivered its first set devoted to a single sport; today Topps Felt Backs harken back to a simpler game and simpler cards.
The milestone anniversary for the Cranston Sports Show will also be bittersweet, as the 2016 event will be the last one under the direction of Tom McDonough.