A sepia postcard depicting a Hall of Fame plaque of baseball legend Babe Ruth and boldly signed by the Bambino himself, sold for $62,150 at a two-day, three-session multi-estate sale held March 28-29 by Philip Weiss Auctions.
WATCHUNG, N.J. – The Robert Edward Auctions catalogs will ship on April 9, 2009. The first copy off the presses will be presented to The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, N.Y., for their library, as is the longstanding tradition.
Mastro Auctions will kick off 2009 with a February Classic Collector auction loaded with a wide variety of sports and Americana items. The sale will begin on Feb. 16 and concluded on Feb. 25-26.
A rare T206 Honus Wagner baseball card soared to $791,000 at a three-day multi-estate sale
Celebrities don’t write many checks anymore. There are other ways of paying bills for the rich and famous including credit cards and electronic means.
Mastro Auctions, the world’s leading sports and Americana auction house, is finalizing plans for a live sports auction to be held at the Sports Museum of America – the new home of the Heisman Trophy – in New York City on Monday, Dec. 8.
Philip Weiss Auctions' summer hiatus will end soon, offering an amazing schedule in September. An incredible six auction dates are planned, signaling a strong end-of-year run.
Every field of human endeavor has its outstanding participants, and the sport of baseball is no exception.
The T206 Wagner and the 1914 Baltimore News Babe Ruth rookie card are the two most valuable baseball cards in the world.
They are the pieces that can make a grown man weep, often spoken about in hushed, reverent tones. They make even jaded and wealthy collectors perspire. They are the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow .