Vintage Game-Worn Jerseys Top Lelands Sale

Bidding went on into the early morning hours of Saturday in Lelands summer auction with over $2.7 million in sales when everyone finally ran out of Red Bull and Vivarin.

Lelands offered up some vintage jerseys and equipment plus plenty of high quality vintage sports cards.

A game-worn Mel Ott jersey was the hottest ticket, selling for $203,506. Among the other highlights:

  • New Jersey Devils Stanley Cup ring $32,664
  • 1957 Stan Musial jersey $31,384
  • 1958 Willie Mays jersey $25,272
  • 1969 Don Drysdale jersey $17,261
  • Circa 1954 Mays glove $18, 987
  • Lot of 1287 Zeenuts cards $26,219
  • 1933 American League All Star team auto. ball $17,261
  • Last home plate from Polo Grounds $17,908
  • 1935 National Chicle graded set $10,443
  • 1971 Topps football vending box $81,40

For a complete list of prices realized including those from the first installment of the company’s San Francisco Examiner newspaper photo archive sale, click here.