The hobby’s most complete master set of T206 cards is being broken up and sold at auction. The accumulation of more than 5,000 cards collected by David Hall, founder of Collector’s Universe, will be sold through Heritage Auctions in a series of sales running through 2019 and beyond. The first portion of the collection alone will span three auctions, held in July, September … [Read more...] about David Hall’s 5,000+ T206 Collection Being Sold in Several Parts
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There were no top loaders. No plastic pages. Certainly no plastic slabs. Then again, baseball cards weren't really thought of as a "valuable" collectible in 1950. They were, though, occasionally worth writing about. In June of 1950, a newspaper in Newport News, VA took a photo of Norman B. Good, a local collector who had just acquired the last card … [Read more...] about Did This Guy Once Buy a T206 Wagner for a Buck?
The monster has been unleashed. The hobby's best graded T206 baseball card set has been put on the auction block, but what would likely be a multi-million dollar item is being broken into 520 lots, with each card being offered individually. Heritage Auctions is holding a special auction dedicated solely to the collection, one that has been tops on PSA's Set Registry for … [Read more...] about Finest Known T206 Set Hits the Auction Block, Card by Card
More than 100 years after its creation, the 1909-11 T206 White Border set continues to fascinate collectors. For as many collectors intrigued by the task of tackling 'The Monster', though, probably as many are turned away at the impossibility of doing so. For most collectors, piecing together an entire 524-card set is out of the question. However, there are other ways to … [Read more...] about A Dozen Ways To Collect The T206 White Border Set
A collection of 366 different T206 cards including a low-grade example of the rare Eddie Plank is about to enter the hobby after a find in Massachusetts. The collection, purchased by Just Collect, has about 60 Hall of Famers including three each of Ty Cobb, Cy Young and Christy Mathewson, two Walter Johnson cards and the Plank, considered the third most rare card in the set … [Read more...] about Fresh T206 Collection Uncovered
Mile High Card Company’s recently concluded auction consisted of some of the most desirable tobacco era complete sets in the hobby, the likes of which haven’t been seen in the auction arena in quite some time. Leading the way in the sports card offerings was the sale of an ultra high grade 1911 T3 Turkey Red Complete Set that sold for a cumulative $200,642. The set was … [Read more...] about 1911 Turkey Red Set Sells Individually for Over $200,000