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t206 honus wagner
April 28, 2016 ByApril 3, 2016 By
Originally owned by a long-time New York collector/dealer, a low-grade T206 Honus Wagner card will be offered by Robert Edward Auctions this month.March 18, 2016 By
Diamondbacks owner and collector Ken Kendrick’s best cards are on display in Phoenix but there are four others he has his eye on.January 25, 2016 By
One family’s huge and valuable collection of sports treasures is now on permanent display.December 28, 2015 By
Iconic trading cards, game-used bats and game-worn jerseys pushed to new heights. A look at the ten most expensive sports memorabilia of 2015.November 17, 2015 By
Scarcity and name recognition only scratch the surface of what fuels interest and demand in the hobby’s top vintage baseball cards.September 27, 2015 By
A newspaper article reveals some interesting facts about collectors and the hobby as they were 54 years ago.July 15, 2015 By
PSA chronicles the evolution of popular baseball card sets in its newest poster giveaway at the National Sports Collectors Convention.December 15, 2014 By
Got a million bucks and some change? The hobby’s two most valuable baseball cards are on consignment.December 7, 2014 By
A T206 Honus Wagner had the share the spotlight with a huge price attained by a PSA 8 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle in SCP Auctions’ Fall Premier early Sunday.November 18, 2014 By
Part of a massive T206 collection, the newly-graded T206 ‘Chesapeake’ Wagner card carries a pre-sale estimate well into six figures.September 17, 2014 By
The most famous card in the world is often the target of counterfeiters. Here are tips on spotting a fake Honus Wagner and authenticating T206s as a whole.September 16, 2014 By
How a fake Honus Wagner card became national news.August 5, 2014 By
A previously ungraded T206 Honus Wagner card headlines a massive hoard of over 3,500 T206 cards from a one-owner collection set to be auctioned this fall.July 23, 2014 By
Jim Brown sues over his championship ring, Keith Olbermann talks about Bill Mastro, a huge baseball exhibit winds down and Beckett adds a new VP.November 12, 2013 By
Pittsburgh sports fans may get a chance to see Bill Mazeroski’s 1960 World Series jersey and bronzed bat after the items were purchased by Thomas Tull, a movie producer who’s also part owner of the Steelers.
Notes: California Man Sports T206 Wagner Tattoo; ’52 Set Hits Six Figures; More Cartoons and Did Dealers Rat Out Johnny Football?August 7, 2013 By
It’s graded VG-H (for hairy). A Sacramento man puts a T206 Honus Wagner baseball card tattoo on his leg. We’ve got heavy bidding on a T206 Super set and more Andy Broome collecting cartoons…plus did dealers rat out Johnny Manziel?January 14, 2013 By
A new hobby sales manager at Panini and the auction house selling the T206 Honus Wagner takes it to the Barrett-Jackson car auction (no…not ‘card auction’).January 4, 2013 By
A PSA 5 T206 Honus Wagner card, carrying extra large borders and a ‘miscut’ designation is coming up for sale, 4 years after it went for $1.62 million.October 16, 2012 By
Vintage sports cards and memorabilia can bring big bucks and with that come efforts to create phony items. Here, our auction company panelists take on fakes.