After taking in close to a million dollars worth of consignments at the National Sports Collectors Convention, Mile High Card Company will host its October Auction, featuring a T206 Eddie Plank PSA 3 card and a 1967 Topps Baseball set ranked No. 4 on the PSA Set Registry.
In addition to the T206 Plank and the 1967 Topps set (which will be offered complete as well as individually), key cards include 1909-11 T206 Ty Cobb Bat on Shoulder PSA 7, 1909-11 American Caramel E90-1 Honus Wagner Throwing SGC 4, 1910-12 Plow Boy Mordecai Brown SGC 40, 1928 Sociedade Industrial #100 Ruth/Gehrig SGC 70, 1929 R316 Kashin Publishing Babe Ruth PSA 8, 1933 Goudey #92 Lou Gehrig PSA 8, 1950 Bowman #22 Jackie Robinson PSA 8, 1952 Topps #311 Mickey Mantle PSA 4.5, 1953 Hunter Wieners Panel Miller/Musial Hand Cut SGC 7.5, 1956 Topps #30 Jackie Robinson Grey Back PSA 9, 1956 Topps #33 Roberto Clemente PSA 9, 1956 Topps #135 Mickey Mantle Gray Back PSA 8, 1959 Morrell Meats Sandy Koufax PSA 7.5, 1961 Morrell Meats Sandy Koufax PSA 9, 1966 Topps #50 Mickey Mantle SGC 9.5, 1970 Topps #600 Willie Mays PSA 10, and 1959 Bazooka Jim Brown Hand Cut PSA 5.
If it’s rookie cards you’re after, you’ll have the opportunity to win a 1936 National Chicle Joe DiMaggio Slams It PSA 8, 1951 Bowman #6 Don Newcombe PSA 10, 1959 Topps #514 Bob Gibson PSA 9, 1993 SP #279 Derek Jeter Foil PSA 9, 2003 SP Authentic #148 LeBron James Autographed PSA 10, 1965 Topps #122 Joe Namath PSA 8, 1981 Topps #216 Joe Montana SGC 10, and 1958-59 Topps #66 Bobby Hull SGC 8.
A Babe Ruth single-signed baseball leads off the autograph portion of the auction. Other autographed items include: Babe Ruth autographed boxing ticket; 1939 All Star Game multi-signed OAL (Harridge) ball with (23) signatures featuring Gehrig, DiMaggio, Foxx, Ott; 1958 Topps Baseball autographed near-complete set of (442/494) all PSA/DNA encapsulated; 2001 Topps Heritage complete set with sample cards 366/410 autographed with five signed promo cards; Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson and Larry Bird signed “Legends of Basketball” photograph UDA; and Marilyn Monroe signed and cancelled bank check in framed display among other great items.
Game-used and memorabilia collectors have the opportunity to bid on significant items, including a 1967 Cincinnati Reds team-signed Pete Rose game-used bat with (32) signatures featuring rookie-year Johnny Bench; 1969-70 Reggie Jackson Oakland A’s game worn green mist vest style flannel jersey; 1973 Bob Griese World Champion Miami Dolphins game-used helmet; 1985 Walter Payton Chicago Bears game-used road jersey; 1980s Tony Dorsett Dallas Cowboys game-used and signed home jersey; 2011 Adrian Peterson Minnesota Vikings game-used jersey from 10/16 game at Chicago with team COA; and a 1982 St. Louis Cardinals World Series Championship ring belonging to Orlando Sanchez.
There are plenty of sets to choose from, including: 1933 Goudey complete set mostly graded, 1941 Play Ball complete set nearly completely BVG graded, 1950 Bowman complete set completely graded nearly all SGC graded, 1950 Callahan Hall of Fame nearly complete high grade set with PSA graded, 1953 Topps near complete set (267/274) with Mantle and Paige, 1958 Topps Baseball near complete set (489/494), 1959 Topps Baseball near complete set (569/572) with PSA graded, 1961 Fleer Baseball complete set #9 on PSA Set Registry, 1965 Topps Baseball high-grade complete set with PSA graded, 1959 Topps Football complete set #4 on PSA Set Registry 9.125 GPA, and 1960 Topps Football complete set #6 current finest on PSA Set Registry.
Other items of note include a newly discovered 1893 Zimmer’s Baseball Game featuring 11 Hall Of Famers with original lid, 1903 Honus Wagner Original Type I photograph in full uniform, 1910s Joe Jackson Type I Original photograph, 1910s Honus Wagner Type I Original photograph, 1921 Babe Ruth (Bain) Type I Original photograph PSA/DNA, Ty Cobb and Honus Wagner Type I Original photograph at the 1925 World Series, 1930s Type I Original photograph of Lou Gehrig, original artwork mixed media painting of Roy Campanella by Stephen Holland, 1973 Topps Baseball 2nd Series full unopened wax box BBCE, 1968 Topps Football unopened wax box BBCE, and 1976 Topps Star Trek full unopened wax box BBCE.
The auction closes on Oct. 4. For a complete listing of the auction lots, visit www.milehighcardco.com.