Wheatland Auction Services’ final major catalog sale of the year is underway with over 1,000 lots of sports cards and memorabilia up for grabs.
The Lancaster, PA-based company brought the famous “Uncle Jimmy Collection” to the hobby. While that remarkable lifelong stash of Jimmy Micioni has now been spread to collectors, the current auction has plenty of other material including sets and cards spanning from early 1900s through the current era, bulk vintage lots from the 1950s & 1960s along with autographs and other items outside the trading card space.
- Key vintage cards including a 1949 Bowman Jackie Robinson RC PSA 5.5, 1939 Play Ball Ted Williams RC PSA 3, 1939 Play Ball Joe DiMaggio RC SGC 4, 1933 Goudey Babe Ruth PSA 1, 1933 Goudey Lou Gehrig PSA 3, 1952 Berks Ross Willie Mays PSA 6, 1958 Jim Brown RC PSA 6, 1961 Fleer Wilt Chamberlain RC PSA 6, 1986 Fleer Michael Jordan RC PSA 8, 1966-67 Topps Bobby Orr RC PSA 1.
- Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig cards, including a 1930 W554 Gehrig graded by SGC, 1936 Canadian Goudey Gehrig PSA 1, 1931 W517 Gehrig PSA 1, 1931 W517 Ruth PSA 2, 1952 Topps Look ‘N See Ruth PSA 3, and 1948 Swell Babe Ruth Story PSA 4.
- Rarely seen baseball team cards & boxing cards, including 1913 Fatima T200 Team Cards of Cleveland (Joe Jackson) and Pittsburgh (Honus Wagner), 1898 Postcard Legendary Boxing Championship SGC Authentic, 1890 N310 Mayo Cut Plug John L. Sullivan PSA Authentic and a 1979 Venorlandus Muhammad Ali PSA 9.
- Early 1900s tobacco cards, including four Lenox Black back cards with Arlie Lathum (PSA 2), a T206 Ty Cobb (Bat off Shoulder), Walter Johnson (Portrait) PSA 1, Christy Mathewson PSA 1, Tris Speaker PSA 1 and Frank Chance (Portrait Yellow) PSA 4.
- 2021 Topps Luminaries #1/1 autograph booklet card with 30 autographs including Mike Trout, Derek Jeter, Ken Griffey Jr., Ichiro , Albert Pujols, Cal Ripken Jr., Sammy Sosa, Mark McGwire, Roger Clemens, Mariano Rivera, Rickey Henderson, Carl Yastrzemski, Ronald Acuna, Johnny Bench, Miguel Cabrera, Pete Alonso, Bryce Harper, Jacob DeGrom, Chipper Jones, Randy Johnson, Aaron Judge, Greg Maddux, Pedro Martinez, David Ortiz, Mike Piazza, Frank Robinson, Alex Rodriguez, Ryne Sandberg, Juan Soto, and Fernando Tatis.
- High Grade current cards include 2000 Bowman Chrome Tom Brady BGS 9.5, 2000 Fleer Metal Brady BGS 9.5, 2000 Fleer Ultra Brady BGS 9, 1996 Topps Chrome Derek Jeter Refractor PSA 9, 1993 UD SP Jeter BGS 8.5, 1996 Bowman’s Best Preview Jeter Atomic Refractor PSA 10, 2021 Elite Rookie Black Justin Fields (#1/1) BGS 9, 1979 O-Pee-Chee Wayne Gretzky SG 70 and a 1990 Score Supplemental Emmitt Smith BGS 9.5.
- Autographed sports cards and baseballs include Ty Cobb/Tony Lazzeri signed baseball (JSA), Mickey Mantle signed and inscribed baseball (JSA), autographed 1996 SPx Michael Jordan #8 Gold Hologram Card with UDA Certificate, 2021 Topps Luminaries 1/1 Booklet Card with 30 autographs, 1994 Signature Rookies Derek Jeter Autograph Card PSA Authentic.
- Complete and near complete sets, including 1968 Topps Baseball, 1974 Topps Baseball, 1964 Topps Giants Baseball, 1960 Nu-Card Baseball Hi-Lites, 1967 Bowman Fleer Laughlin World Series, 1959 Topps Football, 1969 Topps Football, 1970 Topps Football, 1986 Fleer Basketball set with Stickers (Jordan rookie offered separately).
- Bulk baseball & football vintage cards from the 1940s, 1950s, & 1960s, all in various grades.
The auction closes on Sunday, November 7, beginning at 5 pm EST.