Auction Spotlight: HOF Plaques, Non-Sports Cards and Baseballs/Cards in Legendary Sept. 3-4 Auction

Bid Now: Legendary Auctions September 3-4 Catalog AuctionLegendary Auctions offers an impressive collection of signed Black and White Hall of Fame Plaques, Signed Baseball Cards and tremendous Non-Sports Cards Selections in the Legendary September 3-4 Catalog Auction. Click here to view the auction.

legendary8-28-14Originating from a plaque-postcard collection acquired in the Philadelphia area back in the 1970s, these elite offerings (as well as the Ruth and Collins examples in our recent LIVE auction) have not seen the light of day ever since and are thus fresh to the hobby. Featured are: 1939 Sepia Type 1 (published before the inaugural 1939 HOF Ceremony); 1939-43 Sepia Type 2; 1944-45 Albertype Type 1; 1946-52 Albertype Type 2; 1953-55 Artvue Type 1; and 1956-63 Artvue Type 2. The collection also features a large number of single, groups and sets of signed cards spanning more than 80 years of issues.

Some additional highlights from this collection include:

  • Ty Cobb Signed Black and White Hall of Fame Plaque Postcard – SGC/JSA Authentic
  • Scarce Charles A. “Kid” Nichols Signed Black and White Hall of Fame Plaque Postcard – SGC/JSA Authentic
  • Scarce Honus Wagner Signed Black and White Hall of Fame Plaque Postcard – SGC/JSA Authentic
  • Clark Griffith Signed Black and White Hall of Fame Plaque Postcard – SGC/JSA Authentic
  • Cy Young Signed Black and White Hall of Fame Plaque Postcard – SGC/JSA Authentic
  • Rube Marquard 1910 T206 White Border Signed Card
  • Jimmie Foxx 1940 Play Ball #133 Signed Card
  • Exceptional Yellow Hall of Fame Plaques Signed Collection (193) Including Greenberg, Paige, Mantle, DiMaggio, Williams (3) and Stengel
  • Grover Cleveland Alexander Signed 1948 “Baseball’s Great Hall of Fame” Exhibit Card – Deceased 1950! – SGC/JSA Authentic
  • 1951 Bowman Signed Cards Collection (65) Including 11 Hall of Famers
  • 1953 Bowman Signed Cards Collection (55) Including 16 Hall of Famer
  • 1980s-90s Topps, Donruss, Fleer and Others Signed Cards Collection (940+) Including 120+ Hall of Famers

Non-Sports Cards 1: Closing Wednesday, September 3
Non-Sports Cards 2: Closing Thursday, September 4

Highlights include:

  • 1959 Fleer “Three Stooges” Complete Master Set (99) Including All Three Checklist Cards – #9 on the PSA Master Set Registry
  • 1964 Topps “Outer Limits” Complete Set (50) – #3 on the PSA Set Registry!
  • 1952 Topps “Look ‘N See” Complete Set (135) – #16 on the PSA Set Registry
  • Scarce 1940 R83 Gum Inc. “Lone Ranger” Original Artwork for High Series Card #44 “Round-Up Time in Prairie Gulch”
  • 1945 Mutoscope “Artist Pin-Up Girls” Arcade Cards Complete Set (64) – #2 on the PSA Set Registry!
  • 1941 Mutoscope “All-American Girls” Arcade Cards Complete Set (32) – #1 on the PSA Set Registry!
  • Set Break! 1958 Topps “Zorro” PSA-Graded Complete Set (88): Lots 292–301
  • Breaking an 88-card complete high-grade set of 1958 Topps “Zorro” non-sports cards. With it’s respectable 8.15 GPA, this assembly captures the “#3 Current Finest” position on the PSA Set Registry!
  • Set Break! 1956 Topps “Davy Crockett – Orange” PSA-Graded Complete Set (80): Lots 243–264
  • Breaking an 80-card complete high-grade set of 1956 Topps “Davy Crockett – Orange” non-sports cards! It’s lofy 8.49 GPA merits “#2 Current Finest” placement on the PSA Set Registry!
  • Set Break! 1956 Topps “Flags of the World” PSA-Graded Complete Set (80): Lots 266–287
  • Breaking an 80-card complete high-grade set of 1956 Topps “Flags of the World” non-sports cards! It’s lofy 8.59 GPA merits “#2 Current Finest” placement on the PSA Set Registry!
  • Rare 1951 Bowman “Red Menace” Five-Cent Display Box
  • 1936 R41 Walter Johnson Candy Co. “Dick Tracy” Complete Set (144)
  • Rare and Exceptional 1939 R165 Gum, Inc. “War News Pictures” Window Advertising Sign

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