PSA 9 Old Judge Ward Card Sells for $24K

Someone must have gotten a nice Christmas bonus.

Old Judge John Ward baseball card graded PSA 9 mint. An 1887 N172 Old Judge baseball card of John Ward, graded an astonishing PSA 9 (mint), has sold for $24,000.

Michigan-based Legacy Sports Rarities sold the card this week on a best offer option after initially listing the card for $30,000.

How rare are PSA 9 Old Judge cards? PSA has graded a total of nearly 1400 Old Judges, of which only six have been graded MINT 9.