Old Judge

19th Century Baseball Cards: 10 Great Players to Consider

Collecting 19th century baseball cards isn’t as tough as you might think. Here’s a short list of standouts that should be on your want list.

Report: FBI Raid Included Cards Listed as Rogers Loan Collateral

Some of what the FBI took from John Rogers’ Arkansas business last year were items he’d listed as collateral on millions of dollars in bank loans.

First of Tobacco Card Find Sold at Auction; But Old Judge Negatives Score, Too

An initial offering of T206 and other tobacco cards consigned to a Maine auction house hit the block but some Old Judge glass negatives also caught the eye of bidders.

Top Baseball Cards of Players Born on Christmas Day

Hopefully making the big leagues took some of the sting out of being born on what was already the biggest gift-giving day of all.

Antique Printing Processes Identification Part 5 of 6: Miscellaneous Processes

A look at collotype, gravure, serigraphy and other printing processes used in vintage sports cards and memorabilia.

1/1 Ruth-Frazee Legendary Cuts Card Joins Other Rarities in Beckett Auction

Beckett’s Baseball Legends Auction is underway with a variety of hard-to-find cards both new and old plus some that may not cost more than tonight’s dinner.

Vintage Buy of the Week: Thousands of Vintage Cards to Enter Market

Hundreds of T206 cards, dozens of iconic Hall of Famers and several complete sets have been purchased and will soon be up for bid after a major collection is sold.

Hoard of Old Judge Cabinet Cards at NYC Public Library

Some 19th century cards revealed at the New York City Public Library Monday include some that haven’t been cataloged before.

Sorting Out the 1800s to 1900s Old Judge ‘Proofs’ and Display Photos

There are a variety of so-called Old Judge Cabinet ‘Proofs’ and other Old Judge photo displays directly or indirectly related to the popular 1880s N172 and N173 Old Judge baseball cards.

Authenticating Old Judges, Four Base Hits, Kalamazoo Bats and Other 19th Century Cards

Don’t buy until you know: A guide to authenticating and counterfeit-detecting popular 19th century baseball cards.

REA’s First Fall Auction Tallies $3.06 Million

Once-a-year auctions are now definitely a thing of the past at Robert Edward Auctions, which held its first ever Fall event that “exceeded expectations”.

REA’s First Fall Auction Underway; Top T205 Set, Old Judge Poster Among Highlights

The top-rated T205 baseball set on the PSA Registry is being sold off in the inaugural Robert Edward Auctions’ Fall Auction which also includes an Old Judge advertising display and 1955 Ted Williams jersey.

REA to Launch Fall Auction; Unveils 19th Century Old Judge Poster, World’s Top T205 Set

A rare 1887 Old Judge baseball card advertising poster and the world’s best T205 set will help kick off the first-ever Fall Auction at Robert Edward Auctions.

Destined for Hotness: Auction Reps Talk Underrated Vintage Baseball Cards

We pick the brains of auction companies to get their picks for vintage baseball cards that might still have room to grow.

King Kelly Cabinet Card Found by Picker Sold for $71,200

The N173 Old Judge Cabinet of King Kelly found by a northeast antique picker has provided a healthy return after being sold by a small Maine auction house.

Old Judge Cigarettes Cabinet Card Find

A group of seven ultra rare 1888-89 Old Judge cabinet cards was recently uncovered in an old trunk. Now, the oversized cards including some Hall of Famers, is heading for auction.