SCP Auctions’ “Mid-Summer Classic” online auction is less than a week away from concluding and the top lots so far include Lou Gehrig’s 1928 New York Yankees World Championship wristwatch at $73,205 and 2012 Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel’s game-worn and signed Texas A&M Aggies’ home jersey from that epic season at $24,200. The auction at www.scpauctions.com ends this Saturday, August 23, at 7 p.m. PDT.
Other items attracting plenty of attention are the Helms Athletic Foundation’s circa 1955 Heisman Trophy duplicate ($18,150) and from Part 2 of the Newport Sports Museum Collection, Tony Dorsett’s 1976 University of Pittsburgh Panthers game-used and autographed home jersey ($10,454).
Among the incredible highlights is vintage sports memorabilia from baseball greats (Cy Young and Herb Pennock), football legends (George H. Allen and the Green Bay Packers) and boxing champs (James Jeffries and Gene Tunney). Get your bids in now to qualify for extended bidding on the final day – Saturday August 23rd.