Goldin Auctions Inaugural Elite Auction Eclipsed $14 Million in Sales

The record-setting two-part Goldin Auctions 2020 Elite Auction concluded on Sunday night grossing a new high for Goldin Auctions with over $14 Million in sales between the two part auction consisting of a total of only 359 lots. The 2009 Bowman Chrome Draft Prospects Mike Trout Superfractor Signed Rookie Card Serial numbered 1 of 1 lead the way with a record setting $3,936,000 sale price eclipsing the previous record of $3.12 Million set in 2016, also held by Goldin Auctions, for the sale of the 1909 Honus Wagner T-206 card.

There was also a second $1 Million card sold in the same auction, a 2003/04 UD “Exquisite Collection” Rookie Patch Autograph LeBron James Card (#02/99) that sold for $1,107,000 which marks the first time two million dollar items sold in the same auction at Goldin Auctions.

“We are thrilled that our Inaugural Goldin Elite Auction generated such interest. It was the highest revenue producing auction in our history we will be doing one again in the coming months,” said Ken Goldin, Founder of Goldin Auctions “We are currently accepting consignments for the next one and looking forward to seeing what comes through the door to highlight our next sale.”

Goldin auctions is actively accepting consignments for its upcoming October Legends Auction & Goldin Elite Auction which we anticipate taking place in January/February 2021. To get into the next auction end you can consign by emailing an image and description of your items to info@goldinauctions.com.

Here are some final sale prices from Goldin Auctions 2020 Elite Auction Sessions #1 & 2.

Highlights from Session #1 & 2 are indicated below (* indicates a record price). The complete auction catalog is available at GoldinAuctions.com

SESSION 1 & 2 HIGHLIGHTS

Lot #1 – 2009 Bowman Chrome Draft Prospects #BDPP89 Mike Trout (Superfactors) Signed Rookie Card (#1/1) – BGS MINT 9/BGS 10 – The most limited and desirable Mike Trout Rookie card. (FINAL PRICE: $3,936,000* New All-Time Trading Card Record)

Lot #2 – 1968 Topps #177 Nolan Ryan Rookie Card – PSA GEM MINT 10 “1 of 1” (FINAL PRICE: $615,000* Highest Price Ever Paid for a 1968 Topps Nolan Ryan Card)

Lot #3 – 2003-04 UD “Exquisite Collection” Rookie Patch Autograph #78 LeBron James Signed Rookie Card (#02/99) BGS GEM MINT 9.5/BGS 10 (FINAL PRICE: $1,107,000* Highest Price Paid for a LeBron James /99 Rookie Patch Autographed Rookie Card)

Lot #5 – 1984-85 Michael Jordan Rookie Game Used & Signed Chicago Bulls Road Jersey (MEARS A-10, Beckett & JSA) The Jordan Holy Grail. The only Game Used & Signed Jordan MEARS A10 Rookie Jersey (FINAL PRICE $221,400* Highest Price Paid for a 1984-85 Michael Jordan Game Worn Jersey)

Lot #15 – Zion Williamson 1/26/20 “First Ever NBA Win” Photo-Matched Rookie Game Worn, Signed & Inscribed Air Jordan Shoes (MeiGray, Fanatics, Sports Investors) (FINAL PRICE $62,730* Highest Price Paid for Zion Williamson Game Used Sneakers)

Lot #17 – 1954 Topps Hank Aaron Rookie Card – PSA MINT 9 (FINAL PRICE $209,100)

Lot #54 – 1948 Bowman #69 George Mikan Rookie Card – PSA NM-MT 8 (FINAL PRICE $75,030* Record Price for a George Mikan Rookie Card in NM-MT Grade)

Lot #57 – 2003-04 UD “Exquisite Collection” Number Pieces #NP-KB Kobe Bryant Signed Game Used Patch Card (#06/08) – PSA NM-MT 8 (FINAL PRICE $148,830)

Lot #61 – 1986/87 Fleer #57 Michael Jordan Rookie Card – PSA GEM MINT 10 (FINAL PRICE $93,480)

Lot #63 – 1996/97 Topps Chrome Refractors #138 Kobe Bryant Rookie Card – PSA GEM MT 10 (FINAL PRICE $105,780* Record Price for a 1996/97 Kobe Bryant Refractor Rookie Card)

Lot #70 – 2003/04 UD “Exquisite Collection” Limited Logos #LJ LeBron James Signed Game Used Patch Rookie Card (#34/75) – BGS MINT 9/BGS 8 (FINAL PRICE $111,930.00)

Lot #132 – 2003/04 Upper Deck Basketball “Exquisite Collection” Unopened Hobby Box (FINAL PRICE $55,350* Highest Price Paid for an Exquisite Hobby Box)

Lot #148 – 2015 Bowman Chrome Prospect Autographs #BCAP-CBE Cody Bellinger Signed Red Refractors Rookie Card (#2/5) – BGS MINT 9/BGS 10 (FINAL PRICE $75,030* Record Price for Cody Bellinger Bowman Chrome Rookie Card)

Lot #157 – 2018 Panini Prizm World Cup Soccer #80 Kylian Mbappé Gold Prizm Rookie Card (#04/10) – PSA GE MT 10 “1 of 1” (FINAL PRICE $124,230* Highest Price Paid for a Soccer Trading Card)

Lot #220 – Presidents & First Ladies Multi-Signed 8×10 Photograph with 10 Signatures Including Carter, Bush, Clinton, Bush & Obama (Beckett Graded GEM MINT 10) (FINAL PRICE $44,280* Highest Price Paid for a Modern Presidential Signed 8×10 Photograph)

Lot #236 – 1985 Star #101 Michael Jordan Rookie Card – PSA NM-MT 8 (SOLD $75,030* Highest Price Paid for a NM-MT Graded 1985 Star #101 Michael Jordan)

Lot #352 – 2016 Bowman Chrome Prospects (Red Refractors) #CPAFT Fernando Tatis Jr. Signed Rookie Card (#3/5) – BGS GEM MINT 9.5/BGS 10 (FINAL PRICE $222,630)

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