Mother Theresa Card Sells for over $10,000

Auto Date Friday, August 17th, 2007

A 2007 Topps Allen & Ginter Cut Autograph card of Mother Theresa has sold for $10,099.99 via eBay.

The 1/1 card received over 105,000 views and 45 bids. The cut signature also has an inscription that says “God Bless You”.

The card has been authenticated by Beckett Grading Services.


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Babe Ruth 1/1 Autograph Card sells for 40k

Auto Date Wednesday, June 27th, 2007

The Upper Deck Premier Babe Ruth Autograph we profiled earlier has sold for $40,100 on eBay.

The card was pulled earlier this year by a New Jersey collector and the sale was handled through Beckett Select Media Auctions.

[tags]Autograph, Babe Ruth, BGS, Upper Deck Premier[/tags]

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Upper Deck Babe Ruth 1/1 Autograph Up For Auction

Auto Date Wednesday, June 20th, 2007

The New Jersey collector who pulled the 2007 Upper Deck Premier Autographed World Series Ticket card has decided to auction off the card.  The auction is being handled by Beckett Select Media Auctions and is listed on eBay.

The card was graded a BGS 9.5 by Beckett Grading and the autograph was authenticated by James Spence Authenticators.

The auction can be found here.


[tags]Upper Deck Premier, Babe Ruth, Autograph, BGS[/tags]

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Michael Jordan Fleer Rookie Buyback Autograph Surfaces

Auto Date Tuesday, May 15th, 2007

When Upper Deck inserted autographed 1986-87 Michael Jordan Fleer Rookies in 2006-07 Fleer Basketball, nobody knew how many were being made available.  After four months, one card has surfaced on eBay and it appears that there are 23.

The card currently up for auction on eBay is numbered 20/23.  With 9 days still left until the end of the auction, the bidding is already up to $10,250.  It has a chance to become the most expensive ungraded basketball card ever.  The Lebron James 2003-04 Exquisite Collection rookie is currently valued at $13,000.

Link to Ebay Auction

[tags]Michael Jordan, Fleer, Rookie, 86-87 Fleer, Redemption[/tags]

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Sidney Crosby Rookie sells for $10,000

Auto Date Wednesday, April 11th, 2007

A 2005/06 Upper Deck The Cup rookie autographed patch card of Pittsburgh Penguin phenom Sidney Crosby recently sold on eBay for $10,000.  The auction ended on April 5th at the Buy-It-Now price of $10,000.  The card was numbered 59 out 99 and included an impressive 3 color patch.

Sidney Crosby was the first pick of the 2005 NFL Draft and finished his rookie season with 102 points.  During the 2006-07 season, Crosby scored 120 points and won the Art Ross Trophy which goes to the NHL’s high scorer.  He became the youngest player and only teenager ever to win the scoring title of any major league sports league.

The actual card sold is pictured to the left.

[tags]Sidney Crosby, Upper Deck, The Cup, eBay[/tags]

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Mastro Classic Collector Auction Record Results

Auto Date Tuesday, November 7th, 2006

Mastro Auctions’ Classic Collector auction concluded on October 26th with record results.  The auction contained a mix of both sports lots and Americana lots.  The highest ending price for a sports lot was a 1910 E103 Williams Caramels near set which sold for $21,000+.



The top selling Americana lot was a single signed baseball by Pope Benedict XVI which sold for over $8,000.


For more results from this auction, visit Mastro Auctions


Jordan Rookie Sells for $6000+?

Auto Date Tuesday, August 22nd, 2006

A seller from Allen Park, Michigan recently completed an auction for a 1986 Fleer Michael Jordan rookie card for $6,101.99.  The card which was graded 9.5 by BGS received 21 bids.  The feedback rating of the buyer was 0, so a successful completion of the transaction may be in doubt.





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