Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Mia Hamm rookie card, $34,440, Goldin Auctions

Mia Hamm rookie card, $34,440, Goldin Auctions

Recent Auction Results from Near & Far
By Ken Hall

Mia Hamm rookie card, $34,440, Goldin AuctionsA rookie card of U.S. soccer legend Mia Hamm sold for $34,440 in an online Premium Card and Memorabilia auction held in June by Goldin Auctions, based in Runnemede, NJ. It was the most ever paid for a female athlete trading card. Also, a Lionel Messi rookie card rose to $344,400; an unopened box of 1961-62 Fleer Basketball cards went for a record $461,250; a Kobe Bryant NBA Logo Mania autographed card fetched $555,960; and an Erling Haaland card brought $442,800.