Huggins and Scott’s latest catalog auction opens Monday with hundreds of lots from virtually every era up for bid including a near set of T206 cards, a 1932 George C. Miller uncancelled near set and a Christy Mathewson signed check.
Also up for bid is a seldom-seen E270 Colgan’s Chips Ty Cobb Red Border, a variety of newly found 1921 Tip Top Bread Baltimore Orioles cards, a newly discovered N173 Old Judge Cabinet Glass Negative of Jack O’Brien; a 1935-36 Completely Graded Amalgamated Press Hockey Set and more.
Cards from more modern times include a 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle rookie card (SGC 35); an extremely scarce Lummis Peanut Butter card of Del Ennis (SGC 30); several lots of high-grade Mantle cards; a 1954 Esskay Meats Orioles near set, an attractive 1961-62 Fleer Basketball Complete set with (21) graded and more.
Autographed lots including baseballs, bats, lithographs, photographs and others consigned by collectors from all across the country. Highlights include: a1930 dated Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig dual-signed baseball; a Lou Gehrig single-signed “King of the Diamond” baseball; a Lefty Grove signed and notated baseball used in his 300th win game; single-signed baseballs from Ruth, Jackie Robinson, Thurman Munson, Mickey Mantle and Vic Raschi; a collection of signed flats including bank checks signed by: Mathewson, Ruth, Bulkeley, Wagner, Cobb,Aaron, Wheat, Cochrane and more; a 1925 Miller Huggins promissory note, Wilbert Robinson and Chuck Corgan dual signed contract, Hughie Jennings signed contract, Mel Ott handwritten letter Jimmie Foxx photo postcard, cuts of: Joe Kelley, Joe Tinker, Johnny Evers, Tris Speaker, Honus Wagner, Tony Lazzeri, Duke Maas; a PSA/DNA 10 Hack Wilson signed W517 strip card; a tremendous 1972 Miami Dolphins Undefeated Championship Team-signed football, signed in 1972; a full-size replica Heisman Trophy Award signed by (14) including RG3 and more.
Collectors of vintage baseball memorabilia will have a chance to bid on a rare 1895 Orioles Championship Photo Pendant; a collection of game programs and tickets, including a 1923 World Series ticket stub; a unique 1915 Federal League Baltimore Terrapins Opening Day baseball; Ned Hanlon’s remarkable 1889 Spalding Baseball World Tour Program and Itinerary; a variety of Hartland statues in their original boxes; multiple bobbing head doll lots including a terrific Roberto Clemente and a tough-to-find Orioles black-face; and a stunning 2006-07 San Antonio Spurs 14K Gold Championship Pendant 69 diamonds.
Collectors of game-used items will see a 1963 Ron Perranoski Dodgers home game-used jersey; game used bats from “High Pockets” Kelly (PSA 6), Brooks Robinson (PSA 7.5) and a 1973 Cesar Geronimo game-used bat signed by the entire Reds Team; and much more.
If political or Americana collecting is your hobby, this auction features “The Holy Grail of Wacky Packs” – 1967 Ratz Die Cut PSA 4 (mc); a complete set (in scrapbook) of (50) N36 Allen & Ginter “The American Indian Chief”; a 1934 Sky Birds Complete Master set; several graded coins from the 19th century; a terrific signed Franklin Roosevelt photo; an Elvis Presley signed display and a Princess Diana signed Greeting Card.
To browse the auction for the rest of the pieces being auctioned, or to download the catalog, please visit the website: www.hugginsandscott.com. Bidding closes June 13.