Babe Ruth Rookie Card Sells for $100,000
We recently mentioned, Memory Lane's I Own It Now sale and although many of the higher-end items did not sell, multiple collectors took advantage and bought high-end pieces of sports memorabilia as easily as buying books on Amazon.
Leading the way was a PSA 6 1916 Sporting News Babe Ruth rookie card, which netted six figures.
Here are some highlights of the major items that sold:
- 1916 Sporting News Babe Ruth Rookie Card - $100,000
- 1913 Oversized Philadelphia Americans Fatima Team Card - $25,000
- 1913 T200 Fatima Team Cards Complete Set - $24,950
- Billy Sims 1978 Heisman Ring - $18,500
- Two Babe Ruth Game-Used Bats - $14,995 and $15,995
- 1966 Topps Test Set Bobby Orr Rookie Card - $14,995
- 1910 T210 Casey Stengel Rookie Card - $13,500
- 1910 T220 Champions Complete Set - $12,750
- 1932 U. S. Caramel Ty Cobb - $11,500
- 1933 Goudey Lou Gehrig - $10,995
View the complete results here. The next I Own It Now sale will take place in early 2012.