A set of T206 cards has been broken up and is being offered in Mile High Card Company’s July Extra Innings Auction, which launched on Monday.
Set to run through July 18, the auction will include over 300 T206 lots of single cards and lots led by a Piedmont 150/25 Ty Cobb Green Background SGC 30 GOOD 2, with other notables including a Polar Bear Cobb Bat Off Shoulder SGC 40 VG 3, Sweet Caporal 350-460/25 Cobb Red Portrait PSA 1 PR, Piedmont 350/25 Cy Young Bare Hand Shows SGC 50 VG/EX 4, Piedmont 350/25 Kid Elberfeld Washington, Portrait SGC 40 VG 3, Piedmont 150/25 Nap Lajoie Portrait SGC 60 EX 5, Piedmont 350/25 Iron Man McGinnity SGC 70 EX+ 5.5 and a Piedmont 150/25 Roger Bresnahan Portrait SGC 70 EX+ 5.5. Other stars and Hall of Famers will be sold individually while some are being offered in lots.
In all, the auction contains 549 lots—the largest Extra Innings event in the company’s history.
Among the other attractions are complete sets of 1954 and ’55 Bowman baseball, a 1952 Bowman football (small) near set (134/144) that includes graded cards, a 1955 Topps near set (171/206), a 1951 Bowman #253 Mickey Mantle rookie card (PSA 1(MC) PR), a 1933 Goudey #154 Jimmy Foxx (PSA 4.5) and a 1958 Topps #187 Sandy Koufax PSA 8.
Bidding continues through July 18 on the company’s website.
Mile High is accepting consignments for the September 2018 Auction and will be at the National Sports Collectors Convention from August 1-5. Anyone dropping off consignments for the fall auction will be entered into a drawing for one of the hobby’s premier cards. Details will be coming soon.