Al Crisafulli is no stranger to the hobby. So when he announced a new venture, For the Love of the Game Auctions, collectors knew the inaugural sale would be full of good stuff. Mission accomplished. A 1935 National Chicle Bronko Nagurski PSA 7 and D304 General Baking Ty Cobb PSA 3 lead the way.
Goldin Auctions introduced itself to the world at the National. Now the company has announced top lots for its October auction. Pieces include a 1934 Yankees team-signed ball, Roberto Alomar’s Gold GLove Award, Ty Cobb game-used bat and a Michael Jordan game-used jersey.
Bidding starts on Sept. 7 for a SportsCardLink auction that features more than 300 T206 cards – including a dozen Hindu backs – among a wide selection of graded singles that start at $1.
Huggins and Scott will kick of its latest auction July 20, running through Aug. 9, offering a Pele and Brooks Robinson game-used jersey, rare vintage singles and signed items that include Ruth, Maris and Marciano. Pieces will also be on display next week in Baltimore at the National Convention.
A pair of 1916 Babe Ruth rookie cards, a 1933 Yankees team-signed bat and hundreds of high-grade, vintage sports cards will be among more than 1,300 items in Memory Lane Inc’s. next catalog auction, opened in time for showcasing at this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention in Baltimore.
The National Convention will serve as the backdrop for Legendary Auctions’ Live Event, which will feature the Kent Feddeman Collection of early Washington Senators/National memorabilia, including personal items own by Walter Johnson.
A lot of personal collections have come to auction of late, from Julius Erving to Ted Williams to Tommy John. Lelands is serving up another round of personal items, this time related to boxing heavyweight Mike Tyson.
Along with a great autograph book featuring Abraham Lincoln and his Cabinet, Huggins and Scott will offer the highest graded 1939 Play Ball Joe DiMaggio and a pair of Royal Dessert hockey cards among its rarities.
From rare prewar singles to artifacts from the 2002-03 Syracuse Orangemen National Championship, Huggins and Scott has something for everyone. Bidding ends April 5.
You might not realize it, but amongst all of the T206 Wagners currently at auction, there is another “holy”grail” at The Golf Auction, and it’s much more rare than the vintage card.