Jesse Owens won four Olympic Gold Medal in the shroud of Nazi Germany in Berlin in 1936, breaking records in the process. The medal itself broke another record after selling for $1.46 million.
Find out what happened in the world of sports cards and memorabilia today, December 9th, 2013, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other media outlets from across the web.
2014 Breygent Bates Motel brings the popular A&E series and Psycho prequel to trading cards for the first time. The set includes autographs, prop and costume cards.
Given out to troops involved in the first Gulf War, 1991 Topps Desert Shield Baseball is one of the most valuable and historical sets from the early 1990s. Unfortunately, it’s also known for fakes.
2013 Topps Turkey Red Football is a rookie-focused online exclusive. Boxes include an autograph and a mini parallel.
2013 Topps Finest Baseball goes back to its roots with inserts inspired by the brand’s debut 20 years ago. But it’s not all retro. Far from it. Collectors can look for the familiar Refractors, rookie autographs and all-new designs.
Continuing from where the first set left off, 2014 Topps Series 2 Baseball combines traditional and modern elements. Consistently one of the most popular sets of the year, there’s a particular focus on young players.
Get a real-time look at the 50 most-watched 2013 Bowman Inception Baseball eBay auctions and see what’s hot in the high-end release.
Find out what happened in the world of sports cards and memorabilia today, December 6th, 2013, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other media outlets from across the web.
2013 Rittenhouse The Complete Bionic Collection is a premium product that pays homage to the Six Million Dollar Man and Bionic Woman franchises. Each box includes an autographed card from either Lindsay Wagner or Lee Majors.
2013 Topps Prime Football is a rookie-focused release that has four hits per hobby box, including an autographed relic and an autograph. Between relic combinations and several parallels, the set has plenty of variety.
2014 Cryptozoic Sons of Anarchy Seasons 1-3 digs deep into the show’s early seasons. Boxes include both an autograph and either a Wardrobe or Prop card. Other inserts include Replica Patch cards and Temporary Tattoos.
2014 Star Trek Movies is the long-awaited set based on Into Darkness. It also comes with elements from the 2009 reboot. Autograph signers include Chris Pine, Benedict Cumberbatch and Simon Pegg.
2013 Topps Premier Gold includes five autographs and five memorabilia cards per box, as well as several position-specific insert sets.
Find out what happened in the world of sports cards and memorabilia today, December 5th, 2013, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other media outlets from across the web.
The roster of Panini-exclusive athletes is growing. The company has signed rookie quarterback EJ Manuel to a deal that covers autographed memorabilia.
1953 Topps Fighting Marines pays tribute to the history of the US Marine Corps. Get full details, a checklist and more for the popular vintage set.
Paul Lesko looks at the lessons to be learned from a lawsuit involving a Charles Lindbergh trading card that came with a questionable signature.