Mile High Card Co.’s Summer Auction will run from July 18th – August 6th and is headlined by an attention grabbing number of exceptionally high end PSA Set Registry sets, which in many instances will be broken up and sold to the highest aggregate bid meaning that they will either sell as singles or as a complete set depending which sale price is greater.
Amongst the bevy of stunning sets are the following: The 1965 Topps Complete Set #2 Current Finest on PSA Set Registry 9.27 GPA, as well as the 1934-36 Diamond Stars Complete Set Completely PSA Graded #2 Current Finest on PSA Set Registry, the 1975 Topps Complete Set Completely PSA Graded #2 Current Finest on PSA Set Registry with 9.44 GPA, in addition the sale will also include the 1955 Topps All-American Complete Set #4 Current Finest on PSA Set Registry With amazing 8.92 GPA, and a 1962-63 Parkhurst Hockey #3 Current Finest On PSA Set Registry With A 9.70 GPA.
Each of these sets are being offered in a fashion pioneered by MHCC, the highest aggregate bid between the cumulation of the singles versus the complete set. In addition, several other very high profile higher graded sets are being sold exclusively as sets, with those being: 1955 Topps Complete High Grade Set Completely PSA Graded #28 Current Finest on PSA Set Registry With A 7.47 GPA, as well as a stunning and exceptionally clean 1909-11 T206 Near-Complete Set (517/520) Completely SGCGraded with an Amazing 4.86 GPA-Does Not Include “Big Four”
In addition to the world class sets offered in the Summer Auction there is an assemblage of high profile cards available. Highlights of these are some of the following: A stunning 1915 Cracker Jack #103 Joe Jackson PSA 8 NM-MT, as well as a 1916 M101-4 Sporting News #151 Babe Ruth Blank Back PSA 3 VG, a terrific example of a 1909 E95 Philadelphia Caramel Ty Cobb PSA 7 NM, and a 1909 T206 Sweet Caporal Ty Cobb Bat On Shoulder SGC 6 EX-NM, also offered is a 1909-11 T206 Walter Johnson Portrait El Principe De Gales Back PSA 6 EX-MT, and a 1909-11 T206 Ty Cobb Portrait Red El Principe De Gales Back SGC 5 EX, another high end card offered is a 1910 E98 Set Of 30 Ty Cobb SGC 9.5 MINT+, and a captivating 1914 Cracker Jack #103 Joe Jackson SGC 4 VG-EX, a 1915 Cracker Jack #68 Honus Wagner PSA 8 NM-MT, a very scarce 1916 M101-4 Gimbles #87 Joe Jackson PSA 4.5 VG/EX+, and an exceptionally high end for the grade 1951 Bowman #253 Mickey Mantle SGC 6 EX-NM, as well as an immensely attractive 1951 Bowman #305 Willie Mays SGC 8.5 NM-MT+, and a mesmerizing 1953 Topps #82 Mickey Mantle PSA 7 NM that appears like a NM/MT copy, in addition the sale will include an exceptional 1957-58 Topps #77 Bill Russell SGC 7.5 NM+, as well as a scarce 2003 Topps Chrome Black Refractor #111 Lebron James 154/500 PSA 9 MINT, also offered is a 1950 Bowman #45 Otto Graham PSA 9 MINT, as well as a 1976 Topps #148 Walter Payton SGC 10 GEM MINT, and a 1972 Topps #195 Julius Erving PSA 9 MINT, and a very high end 1979 O-Pee-Chee #18 Wayne Gretzky PSA 8 NM-MT.
Although the Summer Auction is exceptionally strong in terms of the offerings of cards throughout the nearly 2600 lots, collectors of high end memorabilia need not worry. Offered within the catalog are several super high end items highlighted by the following: there is an Exceptional 1955 Boston Red Sox Ted Williams Game-Used Road Jersey, as well as an attractive 1940s Ted Williams Authentic Autographed Navy Jersey with Framed Signed Poster and Two Letters All Signed By Ted Williams PSA/DNA, and a very rare 1946 Brooklyn Dodgers Leo Durocher Game-Used Jersey and Pants, and a 1965-66 Sandy Koufax Los Angeles Dodgers Game-Used Cap-Sourced From Dick Dobbins Collection, as well as a Circa 1910 Frank Chance Game-Used Professional Model Spading Bat PSA/DNA, and a rare Circa 1937 Rogers Hornsby Game-Used Hillerich & Bradsby Bat PSA/DNA, also offered is an Exceptional Babe Ruth Autographed Home Run Ticket 8/11/26 HR #346 PSA 2 GOOD AUTO 8, and a Spectacular Circa 1908 Reach Catchers Mitt Tin Litho Advertising Sign, also offered for your bidding pleasure is a 1979 Julius Erving Philadelphia 76ers Game-Used Jersey MEARS A10 with Photo-Match LOA.
In addition to the mentioned highlights there are numerous other items of note that will be offered in the auction. A great deal of the material from the auction will be available to inspect at the Mile High Card Company booths (741/840) at The National Sports Collectors Convention in Atlantic City, NJ July 27-31. As always MHCC is exceptionally thankful to our great consignors for entrusting their treasures to us.
We are also hard at work putting together the next event which we will be accepting consignments at The National as well. Please come see us at the show or call our office at 303-840-2784 or visit our website at www.milehighcardco.com.