Bid Now: Vintage Ohio State Memorabilia Headlines Fusco Auctions December 17th Auction

fusco8-7-14Fusco Auctions is offering a large collection of Ohio State Buckeyes memorabilia, including items once owned by former team doctor Walter E. Duffee during  its next auction ending December 17, 2016.  Bidding is in progress at   This will be our largest rare sports card and memorabilia auction ever featuring the Walter Duffee Ohio State Buckeyes Collection, featuring eight championship rings, numerous gold charms and fifteen pairs of gold pants.

Fusco Auctions presents The Ohio State Buckeyes Memorabilia Auction & Rare sports cards and vintage sports auction #105
Dec.17th, 2016 @ 5:00 pm.
4740 Beidler Rd. Willoughby Ohio 44094

This auction will feature the best Ohio State Buckeyes collection that has hit the market in decades. The focus of the collection are many items once owned by former team physician Dr. Walter E. Duffee. The collection features eight Championship football and basketball rings, five Western Conference (Big Ten) Championship charms and fifteen pairs of Gold Pants. This could be the largest offering of the Rare Gold Pants pendants ever. Plus there is an abundance of vintage sports cards from the 1950’s-70’s era and other great memorabilia

The auction will be held indoors in a heated comfortable facility east of Cleveland in Willoughby, Ohio.  Preview will be on auction day beginning at 10:00 am.  Call 440-975-8938 for absentee and phone bidding.

Some of the other highlights include:

Signed Baseball Items: Carl Yastrzemski Signed Limited Edition Stat Bat, Cy Young Award, Winner Multi-Signed Baseball, 1935-37 New York Yankees Multi-Signed Baseball w Gehrig, 1966 Boston Red Sox Team Signed Baseball, Joe DiMaggio Single Signed Baseball, Hank Aaron Single Signed Baseball, Mickey Mantle Single Signed Baseball, Sandy Koufax Single Signed Baseball, Willie Mays Single Signed Baseball, Ted Williams Single Signed Baseball, Joe Cronin Single Signed Baseball

Sports Artwork: 500 Home Run Club Multi-Signed Ron Lewis Poster, Multiple Signed LeRoy Nieman Pieces, Mickey Mantle Signed Cooperstown HOF Postcard, Mickey Mantle Signed Art Print, Muhammad Ali Signed Fight Poster
Cleveland Stadium Artifacts: Bricks, Stadium Seats – 4 from Municipal Stadium and 2 from League Park, Cleveland Municipal Stadium Lodge Step, Real Cleveland Browns Sideline Markers

Football items: Pro Football Hall of Fame Multi-Signed Full Size Helmet, Ben Roethlisberger Autographed RedHawks Jersey, Cleveland Browns Full Size Helmet Signed by Legends and Hall of Famers, Jim Tressel autographed football and mini helmet, 1962 Minnesota Vikings Team Signed Football, Goal Line Art Cards Signed – Starr, Unitas, Namath, Montana, Landry, Elway, Aikman, Bradshaw, J. Brown ++++

Basketball items:  Michael Jordan Autographed Basketball – UDA, Shaquille O’Neal and Alonzo Mourning Signed 8×10 Photo Display, Boston Celtics “Greats” Multi-Signed Basketball, Boston Celtics Hall of Famer Multi-Signed Basketball, Various ABA game Basketballs, 1969 Topps Lew Alcindor Rookie Card
Vintage Sports Cards/Sets: 63 Topps Baseball Complete Set, 69 Topps BB Complete Set, 58 Topps BB Complete Set, 59 Topps BB Complete Set, 75 Topps BB Complete Set, 71 Topps BB Complete Set, 1948 Leaf Babe Ruth Card, Tons of Vintage Mostly 60’s and 70’s Card Lots with many stars

Autographed Sports Photos: Mantle, DiMaggio, Williams signed 8×10, 8×10’s – Berra, Banks, Doby, Mays, Koufax, Musial, Griffey, Gwynn, Hubbell +++

Autographed Bats: Mays, Aaron, Kaline, Yaz, Ryan

Sports Programs: 1940 World Series Lot of Program and Ticket Stubs, 1948/49 Indians Sketchbooks, 1954 Indians Program, 1948 World Series Program, 1958 OSU Rose Bowl Program, 1959-1974 (couple years missing) OSU vs. Michigan Programs, Other 1950’s-70’s OSU Football Programs, Early Cleveland Barons Hockey Programs, 1951 World Series Ticket, 1956 World Series Ticket

All autographs in this auction have been certified by SGC, JSA or PSA/DNA

Bidding is in progress at


We are always on the hunt for premium collections of stamps, coins, sports memorabilia, fine and decorative art and fine antiques. Please call our office at 440-975-8938 for an appointment for us to visit your location for a fast, honest appraisal followed by offers to purchase outright or to consign your items into one of our auctions.



Back from another highly successful roadtrip! Rumors of an incredible Ohio State Buckeye collection proved to be true! This fall we will be offering the best Buckeyes collection to come onto the sports market decades featuring (8)championship rings starting with the 1954 ring! Also, an incredible offering of (15)pairs of golden pants starting with the first year 1934! Early panoramics, early programs and tickets, championship charms and much more. An amazing collection for all of you Buckeye Nation Fans and Gold Pants Club members. So stay tuned, more information will be posted soon!

Fusco Auctions is excited to announce that all of our online live auctions will now be hosted on five live online auction platforms including the relaunched eBay live auctions site. Along with eBay live, Fusco Auctions Live will be hosted on our own website, Auction Zip, Invaluable and Epailive which operates in the Peoples Republic of China. Those five live auction platforms will bring over 150 million potential bidders to our auctions. As such, we will truly be covering the entire world with outstanding exposure for your items. Come see what Fusco Auctions can do to help you.

Monday, December 05, 2016 – 10:00 AM
Friday, December 09, 2016 – 5:30 PM
Saturday, December 17, 2016 – 5:00 PM

Our Winter Auction season is here. As such, we are on the hunt for fine & decorative art, stamp and coin collections, antiques glassware and pottery, fine and decorative furnishings, rare and vintage sports memorabilia, U.S. and worldwide space memorabilia, antiquarian books and prints and other high end items that would go into our now world famous international live online auctions. Contact Paul Fusco about stamps, coins, currency and space, fine & decorative art; Anne Krauss about sports items, Steve Lorik about fine and decorative art & furnishings, Dana Tharp about antiquarian books, posters, engraved art, autographs and John Krapovich about guns, military, coins and gent’s collectible items.. Ask about our low commission rates and how we can best serve you, our consignors. We also buy entire estates or just one piece outright. Give us a call today. You’ll know why nearly all of our consignors are raving fans of Fusco Auctions!

Every Thursday is consignment and appraisal day! Don’t go to those hotel show ripoffs. Come here for an honest and fast appraisal. Our new auction hall hours are Thursday – Friday 10am – 5pm or by appointment. Fusco Auctions is always seeking quality consignments and buying opportunities. We pay handsomely for solid referrals and are willing to travel great distances for fine collections.

Fusco Auctions Online Infinite Bidding is available for your pleasure and use. Here, you can bid live, leave absentee bids or just watch the auctions as they go live. Just click on the Fusco Live/Online Auction link with the hammer at the left of the page or in the auction/event calendar at the right of the page if one is in progress. You can also go there to check on past auctions and prices realized. In 2016 and beyond you will find our auctions live on our website and on auction zip. We also will be using other online platforms as well throughout the year including Stamp Auction Network. We suggest using Firefox as your internet browser instead of Internet Explorer to view these auctions.

As one of the largest specialty auction houses in Ohio, we conduct regular public and online auctions at our 12000+ square foot facility in Historic Willoughby Ohio. We are your specialty auctioneers for Vintage Sports Cards & Memorabilia, Rare & Investment Grade U.S. and Foreign Stamps, Rare and Fine Coins, Antiques, Fine Art, Antiquarian Books, Vintage Comics, Commercial and Residential Real Estate, Estates and more. Whether you are buying or selling, Fusco Auctions is a great place to be.

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4740 Beidler Rd., Willoughby, OH 44094
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