From October 21st through November 1st Birmingham Auctioneers will be running a post 1941 sports card and memorabilia auction on their website http://www.thecollectorconnection.com. This auction is like few that have been seen in recent memory. A chance to pick up a number of the key rookies in Basketball of the last 40 years most PSA graded. What makes this auction different is that in many cases it’s not one or two of a given card but as many as 20 examples.
Some highlights are 2 1986 Fleer complete sets and a total of 3 Michael Jordan rookies graded as high as a stunning PSA 9; Over 20 1980 Topps Larry Bird/Julius Erving Scoring Leader/Magic Johnson Rookie Cards with Three PSA 8’s, Three PSA 7’s and a large quantity of gorgeous PSA 6’s and PSA 5’s as well as raw examples; 15 2003 Topps LeBron James Rookies Four PSA 10’s, 9 PSA 9’s and two PSA 8’s. Also complete sets from 1974 – 1987 including nearly every Star Co. set, and singles back to 1948 Bowman.
All this is in addition to the usual fare at a Birmingham Auction of sets, singles and bulk lots from all the major sports. Some other highlights include 2010 Topps Debut Set featuring Mike Trout, a tough 1989 Fleer Glossy Uncut Sheet featuring the Griffey Rookie, 1992 Bowman Complete Set, 1985 Topps Mario Lemieux Rookie and much more.
You must register to bid in the auction and the auction operates on a soft close format. At 10pm on November 1st initial bidding is over and the auction moves into extended bidding. In order to bid on an item in extended bidding you must have bid on that item prior to 10pm on November 1st. Each item is placed on a 15 minute clock. If an item receives no bids in that 15 minutes it closes. If a bid is received the clock resets to 15 minutes.
For purchases under $2000 Credit Card, Paypal, Personal Check, or cash at pick up are all acceptable payments. For purchases $2000 and higher payment must be made through Personal Check (must clear before shipment) Cashier’s Check, Wire Transfer or cash at pick up. Birmingham Auctioneers also offers in house shipping for actual shipping and insurance costs plus $5 for time and materials. Pick up is buy appointment at our Lehighton, PA office.
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