It was once a game, but for today’s vintage collectors, the 1906 Fan Craze baseball cards stand on thier own merits.
Lawyers and loans are part of the story as Robert Edward Auctions looks to collect a debt it says is overdue.
Here’s proof that some T206 Honus Wagner cards do sit quietly in private collections.
It sat undisturbed inside the wall of a house in Pennsylvania for over a century. Now, a previously unknown 1893 Just So Tobacco card of Hall of Famer Buck Ewing is about to hit the auction block.
A very good condition T206 Wagner is leaving one private collector for another at a price that establishes another new benchmark.
They were put on the shelf as America discovered bubble gum….and stayed there…until this year.
It may have been a T206 Honus Wagner weekend–but the ‘Holy Grail’ was bested by the Bambino as two major catalog sales closed.