Expected to be the largest in history at Goldin Auctions
RUNNEMEDE, NJ – JANUARY 11, 2021 – The most historic Michael Jordan jersey ever has been put up for auction at goldinauctions.com as part of their 2021 Goldin Elite Auction. This jersey and an additional 1286 lots of items either valued at $10,000 or Modern trading cards, which make up the 2nd ever Goldin Elite Auction. The first Elite Auction took place last year in 2020 and saw the sale of Mike Trout’s 2009 Bowman Chrome Prospect Superfractors Rookie Card set a trading card record of $3.84 million.
“The Elite auction offers many once in a lifetime opportunity to own never before actioned off rarities such as Michael Jordan’s final jersey final jersey worn in his NBA career,” says Goldin Auctions Founder and CEO Ken Goldin. “Jordan is the number one name in the sports collectibles industry and his last ever worn jersey is the most significant item to have ever been offered for public sale. I would not be surprised to see bidding top $1 million”
The 2021 Goldin Elite Auction is now open for bidding and closes in two session on January 30th and 31st online at Goldinauctions.com. Highlighted items in the auction are Kobe Bryant’s Personal 1963 Chevy Impala Gifted to Him by Wife Vanessa, a 1952 Topps #311 Mickey Mantle Rookie Card – PSA NM-MT 8 – One of the Finest PSA NM-MT 8 Examples in the Hobby, a 2019-20 Panini Flawless "Logoman" #LMZWL Zion Williamson Game Used Logoman Patch Card (#1/1) – PSA MINT 9, a 2004/05 Upper Deck SP Game Used Edition "Authentic Patches" #AFP-LJ LeBron James Game Used Logoman Patch Card (#1/1) – PSA NM 7, a 2018 Panini Prizm Gold Prizm #280 Luka Doncic Rookie Card (#03/10) – PSA GEM MT 10 "1 of 3!", a 1999 Pokemon 1st Edition PSA GEM MT 10 Complete Set (103) Featuring #4 Charizard Example, and the 1992 Barcelona Olympic Games Used Men's Basketball Backboard Used for Every Game and Dream Team Gold Medal Game! (Sourced From Barcelona Spain/Letter of Provenance/Olympic Receipt).
Lot #1: 2002-03 Michael Jordan Final Career Game Used & Signed Washington Wizards Road Jersey Photo Matched To 14 Games - Final Jersey Worn April 16, 2003 (Meigray)
Lot #2: 1952 Topps #311 Mickey Mantle Rookie Card – PSA NM-MT 8 – One of the Finest PSA NM-MT 8 Examples in the Hobby!
Lot #33: 1999 Pokemon 1st Edition PSA GEM MT 10 Complete Set (103) Featuring #4 Charizard Example!
Lot #4: 2019-20 Panini Flawless "Logoman" #LMZWL Zion Williamson Game Used Logoman Patch Card (#1/1) – PSA MINT 9
Lot #16: 1925 Exhibits Lou Gehrig Rookie Card – PSA EX-MT 6 (MK)
Lot #408: 2017 Panini Patrick Mahomes Rookie Player Complete Set (37) - #1 on the PSA Set Registry!
Lot #5: 2004/05 Upper Deck SP Game Used Edition "Authentic Patches" #AFP-LJ LeBron James Game Used Logoman Patch Card (#1/1) – PSA NM 7
Lot #6: 2018 Panini Prizm Gold Prizm #280 Luka Doncic Rookie Card (#03/10) – PSA GEM MT 10 "1 of 3!"
Lot #10: 1997-98 Metal Universe "Precious Metal Gems" #23 Michael Jordan (#095/100) – PSA EX-MT+ 6.5
Lot #20: 1996/97 Topps Chrome Refractors #138 Kobe Bryant Rookie Card – PSA GEM MT 10
Lot #31: Kobe Bryant Personal 1963 Chevy Impala Gifted to Him by Wife Vanessa
Lot #32: 1995 Cal Ripken Jr. Game Used and Signed/Inscribed Louisville Slugger Model P72 Bat Used for #2131 Consecutive Game 3rd At Bat (Ripken LOA & PSA/DNA GU 10)
Lot #65: 1981 Diego Maradona Game Used Boca Juniors #10 Jersey Used During the Metropolitan Tournament (MEARS & Viviana Brown Letter of Provenance
Lot #90: 1992 Barcelona Olympic Games Used Men's Basketball Backboard Used for Every Game and Dream Team Gold Medal Game! (Sourced From Barcelona Spain/Letter of Provenance/Olympic Reciept)
About Goldin Auctions
Goldin Auctions is the world’s largest and most admired sports memorabilia auction house, becoming the first company in the industry to eclipse $100 million in annual sales (2020). Founder Ken Goldin has sold more than $750 million in memorabilia from many of the biggest names in sports, history, and pop culture. The company is renowned for it’s player collections having brought collections from legends such as Cal Ripken Jr., Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Joe Montana, Barry Bonds, and numerous others to the public. In the August 2020 Auction, Goldin Auctions sold a 2009 Bowman Chrome Draft Prospects #BDPP89 Mike Trout (Superfractors) Signed Rookie Card (#1/1) for an All-time public sale record of $3.84 million and the 2003-04 UD “Exquisite Collection” Rookie Patch Autograph (RPA) #78 LeBron James Signed Rookie Card (#02/99) for $1.1 million, plus the previous public sale record holder the 1909-11 Honus Wagner T206 card for $3.12 million, a 1909-11 Honus Wagner PSA 1 for $1,426,800 the record for any card in the PSA 1 grade, Babe Ruth's 1918 contract for a record $1.02 million, several 2003-04 Exquisite LOGOMAN Cards featuring LeBron James for $900,000 the record for any Basketball card, 2003-04 LeBron James Game Used Rookie Jersey for $392,500 the highest paid for a LeBron James Rookie Jersey, the Mike Piazza Post-9/11 home run jersey for $365,000, and the 1979-80 Wayne Gretzky PSA GEM MT 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. Goldin Auctions is the official auction partner of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association, The Jackie Robinson Foundation and the Babe Ruth Birthplace and Museum. For more information, visit GoldinAuctions.com.