Tag Archives: baseball card

Gavels 'n' Paddles: 1952 Mickey Mantle card, $125,205, Goldin Auctions

Gavels 'n' Paddles: 1952 Mickey Mantle card, $125,205, Goldin Auctions

Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far by Ken Hall A 1952 Topps #311 Mickey Mantle baseball card, graded SGC 86 NM+ 7.5, sold for $125,205 at a Legends Auction held November 11th by Goldin Auctions in Runnemede, N.J. Also, a 1909-11 T206 White Border Eddie Plank card, PSA EX5, realized $119,068; a 1959 […]

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Lou Gehrig-signed card, $49,450, Weiss Auctions

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Lou Gehrig-signed card, $49,450, Weiss Auctions

Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far by Ken Hall A 1934 Goudey baseball card for Lou Gehrig, signed by the Yankees’ slugger and with a JSA certificate, sold for $49,450 (a record for that year and card) at an auction held March 4th by Weiss Auctions in Lynbrook, N.Y. Also, a 1933 Gehrig […]

Ken’s Korner: 1909 T206 Honus Wagner card sells for $2.1 million

Ken’s Korner: 1909 T206 Honus Wagner card sells for $2.1 million

Ken’s Korner: 1909 T206 Honus Wagner card sells for $2.1 million News & Views From the World of Antiques & Collectibles By Ken Hall A 1909 T206 Honus Wagner baseball card – the Holy Grail of sports cards, with only 200 produced and fewer than 50 known – sold at Goldin Auctions in New Jersey […]

Ken’s Korner: 148-year-old card hits $92K at auction

Ken’s Korner: 148-year-old card hits $92K at auction

Ken’s Korner: 148-year-old card hits $92K at auction News and Views from the World of Antiquing and Collecting By Ken Hall A 148-year-old baseball card from the earliest days of the game – a photograph taken in 1865 of the Brooklyn Athletics amateur baseball club and mounted on a card – sold for $92,000 at […]