Unopened wax, cello and vending boxes, some amazing signed books and baseballs, and a few historic scorecards can be expected when bidding stars in Collect Auctions next sale on November 16. The auction will close on December 3, with the customary 15-minute per lot rule.
A sampling of arguably the most impressive auction lineup of unopened products, includes: 1981 Topps Baseball unopened vending case; 1971-72 Topps Basketball vending box; 1974-75 Topps Hockey unopened wax box; 1978 Topps Baseball unopened wax and cello boxes; 1977 Topps Mexican Football unopened wax box; 1974 Topps Football unopened wax box; 1975 Topps Football unopened cello box; 1973 Topps Baseball 4th Series unopened wax box; 1980 O-Pee-Chee Baseball wax rack pack; 1980-81 Topps Basketball unopened wax pack graded PSA 8 with Bird/Magic/Erving on the back; along with many more 1970s vending boxes from all sports and an impressive assortment of late 1970s/early 1980s Topps and O-Pee-Chee hockey wax boxes.
This auction will also include three really unique original scorecards, with Barry Bonds’ 500 Home Run game; George Brett’s 3,000 Hit game; and Kirby Puckett’s six-hit game. Both dugout scorecards are included and signed by both managers for the game. There’s also huge collection of rare single-signed baseballs, including Edd Roush, Ted Lyons, Waite Hoyt, Joe Cronin, Dr. Mike Marshall, Sal Maglie, Roy Campanella, Dave McNally, Andy Messersmith and Burleigh Grimes.
Other highlights include: Complete sets from 1953 Topps, 1954 Bowman, 1955 Bowman and 1955 Topps Baseball, as well as 1986-87 Fleer Basketball; Willie Mays 1965-68 Louisville Slugger bat graded MEARS A7; Lou Gehrig & Bump Hadley dual-signed photo; Babe Ruth high-grade cut signature; two one-of-a-kind 1969 New York Mets team-signed items; signed books from Curly Lambeau, Vince Lombardi, Rocky Marciano and Pete Maravich; Muhammad Ali original painting by Wayne Prokopiak and signed “Cassius Clay”; Neil Armstong signed 8×10 photo; scarce Dan Reeves and Bill Hewitt signed letters; 1989 HOF Induction Program signed by 86 with Mantle, Williams and DiMaggio; 1980-83 Cramer Baseball Legends signed near set with Mantle, Williams and DiMaggio; Seinfeld cast-signed 11×14 photo; King Clancy signed 1955-56 Parkhurst card; Michael Jordan signed game-model jersey; Dustin Hoffman and Robert Redford signed “All The President’s Men” lobby card; Johnny Cash signed and concert-worn silk shirt; and much more.
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