Marv Lubinsky knows vintage sports memorabilia, but the reproductions are his bread and butter.
You might find the occasional vintage football jersey in someone’s collection, but how many people actually have an authentic leather helmet? How many people would like to have one?
If your favorite auction house seems to be short on them, a modern re-creation could be the next best thing.
At least that’s the hope of one Texas businessman who has hit on the idea that fans –and collectors–want a leather football helmet, whether it’s old or not.