Goldin Auctions March 2, 2019 Winter Auction In Progress – Bid Now

Personal collections, championship rings, rare cards and historic documents headline the Goldin Auctions 2019 Winter Auction, which is open for bidding through March 2 at GoldinAuctions.com. The auction includes the second half of the remarkable Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Collection, comprised of 247 lots, including the ball used for his last points, four NBA Championship Rings and three NBA MVP Awards. The bidding is also expected to be fierce for a pair of Kobe Bryant 2000 NBA Championship rings gifted by the future Hall of Famer to his parents. The rings return to the auction block after selling for a combined $280,000 in 2013.
Another highlight of the auction is a 23-lot (Lots #252-274) historic collection of player contracts from a host of Hall of Famers and legendary players, including: 1957 Mickey Mantle Yankees contract; 1958 Hank Aaron Milwaukee Braves contract; 1959 Eddie Mathews Milwaukee Braves contract; 1924 Al Simmons Philadelphia Athletics rookie season contract; 1959 Gil Hodges Brooklyn Dodgers contract; 1948 Pee Wee Reese Brooklyn Dodgers contract; and many more. The auction also features a spectacular 73-lot Hall of Fame Ticket Registry (Lots #275-347) from an assortment of World Series games and historic events, such as Roger Maris’ 60th home run in 1961, Mickey Mantle’s last career home run, Hank Aaron’s final career hit and many more.

The complete auction catalog is available at GoldinAuctions.com. Here’s a look at some of the premium lots being offered:

Highlights Include:

  • Lot #2: 1985 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Los Angeles Lakers NBA Championship Ring (Finals MVP) (Abdul-Jabbar LOA)
  • Lot #181: 1966 Mickey Mantle Game Used New York Yankees Home Jersey From Clete Boyer Collection (MEARS A7 & Letter of Provenance)
  • Lot #1: 1989 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Game Used, Signed & Inscribed Spalding Basketball Used For Last Points In Career-38,387 NBA Record (Abdul-Jabbar LOA)
  • Lot #190: 1909-11 T206 White Border Ty Cobb with “Ty Cobb” Back – PSA PR 1 – The “Matchbox Find” Example!
  • Lot #238: 2009 Bowman Chrome Draft Prospects #BDPP89 Mike Trout (Orange Refractor) Signed Rookie Card (#14/25) – BGS GEM MINT 9.5/BGS 10
  • Lot #208: 1952 Topps #311 Mickey Mantle Rookie Card – SGC 82 EX/MT+ 6.5
  • Lot #190: 1909-11 T206 White Border Ty Cobb with “Ty Cobb” Back – PSA PR 1 – The “Matchbox Find” Example!
  • Lot #238: 2009 Bowman Chrome Draft Prospects #BDPP89 Mike Trout (Orange Refractor) Signed Rookie Card (#14/25) – BGS GEM MINT 9.5/BGS 10
  • Lot #184: 2000 Kobe Bryant Los Angeles Lakers NBA Championship Ring 14K-40 Diamonds -Laker Issued Player Ring Gifted by Kobe to Joe Bryant (Pam Bryant LOA)
  • Lot #174: 1928-1930 Lou Gehrig Game Used Hillerich & Bradsby Pre Model Bat- New to the Hobby (PSA/DNA GU 7.5)
  • Lot #175: 1923-25 Babe Ruth Game Used Hillerich & Bradsby Pre Model Bat (PSA/DNA GU 8)
  • Lot #182: 1968 Willie Mays Game Used & Signed San Francisco Giants Home Jersey (MEARS A9.5 & Beckett)
  • Lot #227: 1959 Fleer Ted Williams Signed Complete Set (80) Plus Two Unopened Five-Cent Wax Packs – All Beautifully Presented in a Pair of 40″ x 58″ Framed Displays (PSA/DNA)
  • Lot #247: Stunning Jackie Robinson Single Signed & Inscribed Baseball (PSA/DNA NM-MT 8 & JSA)
  • Lot #237: 2001 Michael Jordan Game Used & Signed Washington Wizards Jersey Photo Matched To 11/16/2001 & 11/20/2001 (UDA & Resolution Photomatching)

About Goldin Auctions
Sports memorabilia impresario Ken Goldin has sold more than $700 million in memorabilia from many of the biggest names in sports, history and pop culture and was the pioneer of using the medium of television to sell sports memorabilia. Over the past few years, Goldin Auctions sold Babe Ruth’s 1918 contract for a record $1.02 million, an Honus Wagner T206 card for a public sale record $3.12 million, the Mike Piazza Post-9/11 home run jersey for $365,000, and the 1979-80 Wayne Gretzky PSA 10 rookie card for a record $465,000. Goldin Auctions strives to break new ground and offer collectors the best in collectible treasures up for auction in the marketplace. All game-worn or autographed items come with team, player, league or additional LOA from industry leading authenticators; and collectors can bid with confidence that their proxy/ceiling bids remain confidential. For more information, visit www.goldinauctions.com.