Allen Iverson Card and Memorabilia Guide

Allen Iverson

Date of Birth: 6/7/1975
Rookie Card Year: 1996-97
Investment Rating: 7.0


Overview

Allen Iverson was one of the most exciting players in the NBA for nearly a decade. The small guard was a scoring machine and his brash and cocky attitude defined a generation of players. Unfortunately, like many athletes, Iverson did not know when to call it quits, and his reputation and legacy suffered near the end of his career. Now that he is officially retiring, some of the damage has been repaired and values are returning. Once the Hall of Fame comes calling, Allen Iverson cards will see considerable interest.

Love him or hate him, Allen Iverson proved he belonged in the NBA, and in his prime, Iverson was nearly unstoppable. The 11-time All-Star averaged 26.7 points per game over his career. He was named the NBA MVP in 2001 and was a four-time scoring champion.

Allen Iverson rookie cards are fairly basic, so the prices are fairly cheap. With 16 cards to choose from, there are quite a few options for collectors. The biggest values come from the low-numbered parallels.

Top Allen Iverson Rookie Cards

Population reports current as of 10/13

1996-97 Topps Chrome Allen Iverson RC #171

1996 97 Topps Chrome Allen Iverson RC 171 212x300 Image

1996-97 Topps Chrome contains the most popular Allen Iverson rookie card. The simple design and chrome finish quickly found a home with collectors and unopened box values have gone through the roof due to people trying to pull Kobe Bryant rookie cards. Refractor parallels fall 1:12 packs and represent the chase aspect.

1996-97 Topps Chrome Allen Iverson BGS Population Report:
# Submitted: 1,074
Pristine 10: 7
Gem Mint 9.5: 230
Mint 9: 428

1996-97 Topps Chrome Allen Iverson PSA Population Report:
# Submitted: 20
Gem Mint 10: 5
Mint 9: 12

1996-97 E-X2000 Allen Iverson RC #53

1996 97 E X2000 Allen Iverson RC 53 211x300 Image

Still one of the most unique base card designs available, E-X2000 is the most interesting rookie option for Allen Iverson card collectors. The cards are very condition sensitive and Credential parallels (#/499) are very popular.

1996-97 E-X2000 Allen Iverson BGS Population Report:
# Submitted: 586
Pristine 10: 0
Gem Mint 9.5: 4
Mint 9: 47

1996-97 E-X2000 Allen Iverson PSA Population Report:
# Submitted: 999
Gem Mint 10: 12
Mint 9: 170

1996-97 Finest Allen Iverson RC #69

1996 97 Finest Allen Iverson RC 69 211x300 Image

1996-97 Finest took a different approach with the base set, and each player has a Bronze, Silver and Gold version. The Series 1 Bronze card is considered the official rookie for Allen Iverson. The design is okay but the "Apprentices" tagline seems unnecessary. Once again, Refractors present a valuable chase option.

1996-97 Topps Finest Allen Iverson BGS Population Report:
# Submitted: 1,000
Pristine 10: 1
Gem Mint 9.5: 698
Mint 9: 225

1996-97 Topps Finest Allen Iverson PSA Population Report:
# Submitted: 941
Gem Mint 10: 214
Mint 9: 580

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Jerry Stackhouse&&Allen Iverson Autograph Basketball(COA)
$45.00
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Allen Iverson 1996-97 Finest Refractor #69 PSA 9 Mint RARE 76ers Rookie RC
$79.99
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ALLEN IVERSON 1996 TOPPS FINEST #69 PSA 10 ROOKIE RC W COATING
$15.99
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ALLEN IVERSON 04 FLEER GENUINE BIG GAME JERSEY CARD #3 49! UNIFORM NUMBER 3!
$38.25
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ALLEN IVERSON 02 FLEER HOT SHOTS ALL STARS CARD #6 199! UNIFORM NUMBER 6 L@@K!
$21.25
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Allen Iverson RC Rookie 1996-97 Mini Gold M152 KSA 9.5
$13.35
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2004 ALLEN IVERSON XFRACTOR 150 REFRACTOR ATOMIC GOLD PRECIOUS GOOD STUFF
$15.99
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2001 ALLEN IVERSON 50 PRISTINE GOLD REFRACTOR CARD AND CASE MINT TO GEM MINT
$119.99
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2007 ALLEN IVERSON CHROME GOLD REFRACTOR 99
$89.95
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96-97 Allen Iverson Toops Finest Sterling Rookie Refractor Rare
$35.00
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96-97 Allen Iverson Toops Finest Rookie Refractor Rare
$60.00
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97-98 Allen Iverson Bowmans Best Best Tequniques Atomic Ref Rare
$20.00
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1996 Topps Allen Iverson Draft Redemption #DP1 PSA MINT 9 Philadelphia 76ers
$29.99
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1996-97 HOOPS GRANT HILL'S ALL-ROOKIE TEAM #6 of 11: ALLEN IVERSON 1:360 PACKS
$60.74
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1997-98 Z-Force Rave #100 Allen Iverson 207 399 + Bonus
$80.00
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2002-03 Topps Jersey Edition #JEAIV Allen Iverson H Jsy
$13.65
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Rookie Cards

Allen Iverson Rookie Card Checklist

Premium Rookie Cards

1996 97 Topps Chrome Allen Iverson RC 171 212x300 Image


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Allen Iverson 1996-97 Finest Refractor #69 PSA 9 Mint RARE 76ers Rookie RC
$79.99
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ALLEN IVERSON 1996 TOPPS FINEST #69 PSA 10 ROOKIE RC W COATING
$15.99
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ALLEN IVERSON #1 NBA Draft Pick 1996 97 ROOKIE CARD Basketball 76ers RC
$9.00
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ALLEN IVERSON 76ers Upper Deck SP ROOKIE CARD Premier Prospects 1996 97 RC
$9.00
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Allen Iverson RC Rookie 1996-97 Mini Gold M152 KSA 9.5
$13.35
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96-97 Allen Iverson Toops Finest Sterling Rookie Refractor Rare
$35.00
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96-97 Allen Iverson Toops Finest Rookie Refractor Rare
$60.00
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allen iverson 1996-97 ultra all rookie card #7 of 15 rookie rare hot
$5.99
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1996-97 HOOPS GRANT HILL'S ALL-ROOKIE TEAM #6 of 11: ALLEN IVERSON 1:360 PACKS
$60.74
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Allen Iverson 1996 97 Topps Rookie Card Lot TWENTY-FIVE ( 25 ) Cards
$24.99
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1996 Upper Deck SP Allen Iverson #141 Rookie Graded Gem Mint 10 RC
$9.99
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ALLEN IVERSON, STEPHON MARBURY 4 CARD LOT 1996-97 SP 3 PSA 10, 1 PSA 9 ALL RC'S
$19.99
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1996-97 Topps Chrome #171 Allen Iverson RC H2
$8.50
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Allen Iverson 1996 Dream Picks Rookie Card fga 10 Alan iverson dream picks #2
$5.99
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ALLEN IVERSON - 96 SCORE BOARD PURE PERFORMANCE GOLD RC ROOKIE CARD #PP1 - LOT 5
$19.99
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ALLEN IVERSON 1996 BOWMAN'S BEST REFRACTOR #R1 ROOKIE AUTOGRAPH PSA DNA CERT.
$199.99
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Autograph Guide

Allen Iverson Autographed Memorabilia Buying Guide

In this section, you will find examples of what an authentic Allen Iverson autograph looks like. This can be used as a first point of reference for determining the legitimacy of autograph memorabilia, but is not a substitute for having your items authenticated by a well-respected professional autograph authentication company. Reputable authentication companies include JSA, PSA and Mounted Memories to name a few. Click on any of the images below to view full size photos.

Allen Iverson Cut Signature Exemplar

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Allen Iverson Key Signature Attributes: An authentic Allen Iverson signature autograph will exhibit several distinguishing characteristics, depending on when in his career the item was signed. Other characteristics that play into his signature style are the particular item and venue. Look for the following signature features:

  1. The whole signature primarily consists of two letters, the initials "A" and "I"
  2. The letter "A" features a distinctive curl that appears to form the number "9"
  3. The pen lifts to start the letter "I" which includes a closed loop resembling the letter "l"
  4. A long flourish of a line extension finishes the signature

 Signed Basketball Pricing

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Signed Jersey Pricing

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Signed Shoe Pricing

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Signed Photograph Pricing

Active Listings for Allen Iverson Signed Photographs

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ALLEN IVERSON AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED PHILADELPHIA 76 ERS CUSTOM JERSEY FRAMED JSA !!
$499.99
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Autographed Allen Iverson Philadelphia 76ers Home Jersey MEDIUM PSA#U42552
$375.00
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Allen Iverson Signed Georgetown Basketball Jersey JSA COA
$331.95
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Allen Iverson Hardwood Classics Autographed Jersey athenticated by Psa Dna
$249.99
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ALLEN IVERSON 16 X 20 AUTOGRAPHED PHOTO 2006 NBA ALL STAR GAME PSA DNA AUTO
$49.99
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Allen Iverson Philadelphia 76ers Signed Blue Authentic Jersey JSA
$299.99
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Allen Iverson AUTO Signed Sixers Authentic Jersey w proof (PSA)
$399.99
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ALLEN IVERSON AUTOGRAPHED AUTO 16X20 PHOTO JSA WITNESSED SIGNED SIXERS FRAMED
$124.99
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Allen Iverson Signed Auto Hardwood Classics Jersey PSA DNA Certified Authentic
$149.99
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Allen Iverson signed 8x10 autographed photo Georgetown Hoyas PSA J66536
$225.00
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Allen Iverson AUTO Signed Sixers Authentic Jersey (PSA) proof
$799.99
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Allen Iverson Autographed Georgetown Logo Basketball 76ers JSA LOA
$424.99
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Allen Iverson Autographed 16x20 Georgetown Hoyas Lay Up Photo- JSA Authenticated
$119.00
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Allen Iverson Signed Auto Hardwood Classics Jersey PSA DNA Certified Authentic
$149.99
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ALLEN IVERSON AUTO SIGNED GAME USED WORN SHOE SNEAKER NUGGETS SIXERS JSA LOA
$549.99
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$124.99
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Trey Treutel is an Ole Miss grad and a lifelong sports fanatic. He is a huge fan of the NBA and NFL, as well as soccer, college basketball and college football. As a kid, he collected football and basketball cards. As an adult, he started collecting basketball cards again on a whim, and has since expanded to other sports and entertainment options. Find Trey on Twitter at @datreute.

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