Carmelo Anthony Card and Memorabilia Guide

Carmelo Anthony

Date of Birth: 5/29/1984
Rookie Card Year: 2003-04
Investment Rating: 7.0


Overview

Carmelo Anthony was part of the loaded 2003 rookie class that also included Dwyane Wade and LeBron James. A change of scenery from Denver to New York should do wonders for values of Carmelo Anthony cards and memorabilia based on the Knicks' strong hobby appeal. Being paired with another elite player in Amar'e Stoudemire doesn't hurt either.

Although his impending move was a regular topic in the NBA news during the 2010-11 season, Anthony did not face the same backlash James experienced when he left Cleveland for Miami. Now that Anthony has settled in with the Knicks, expectations will continue to build and the scrutiny will be intense. Carmelo Anthony card values are below those of both Wade and James. However, with a strong postseason showing in New York, Carmelo Anthony card values could see a significant jump.

Carmelo Anthony has over 60 true rookie cards that range in price from a couple of dollars to much more. On-card autographs are on both of Anthony's top cards.

Top Carmelo Anthony Rookie Cards

2003-04 Upper Deck Exquisite Collection Carmelo Anthony RC #76 Autographed Patch #/99

One of the most sought after and valuable sets ever, 2003-04 Upper Deck Exquisite features autographed jersey rookie cards for LeBron, Carmelo and Dwyane. Even as the third best option in the product, the Carmelo Anthony card is still very valuable based on the combination of a low print run, compelling jersey patch and autograph. These do not surface very often.

2003-04 Ultimate Collection Carmelo Anthony RC #129 Autograph #/250

The Carmelo Anthony card from 2003-04 Ultimate Collection offers a nice on-card autograph. It's also very reasonably priced compared to the Exquisite card. Although it has no jersey patch, the card still has a lower pint run than most of Anthony's other rookies and features a good design with crisp colors.

Top eBay Listings

CARMELO ANTHONY Autographed 218 250 CERTIFIED Fabric of the Game 2010 basketball
$13.99

07 SP CARMELO ANTHONY TAYSHAUN PRINCE RICHARD JEFFERSON
$49.99

07-08 UD Premier PR2-CA Carmelo Anthony Triple Jersey Patch Card 10 10 1 1
$99.99

2003-04 Bowman Fabric of the Future FF-CA Carmelo Anthony F Nuggets RC KNICKS
$30.00

2003-04 Hoops Hot Prospects Hot Materials #1 Carmelo Anthony 145 500 KNICKS NBA
$24.99

Carmelo Anthony 2003-04 -03-04 Flair WOF Jersey Rookie 210 250 NY Knicks NBA
$38.99

2003-04 Fleer Throwback Threads Dual Jerseys Carmelo Anthony David West 102 299
$28.99

CARMELO ANTHONY DENVER NUGGETS LOT OF 139 CARDS (WJ315)
$34.99

2013-14 panini preferred Carmelo Anthony Kevin durant dual relic book card # 199
$19.99

Carmelo Anthony 2003 Upper Deck Finite Elements Game Worn Jersey Trading Card
$19.99

CARMELO ANTHONY 2014-15 PANINI COURT KINGS ROYAL PERFORMANCE SAPPHIRE #15 25
$29.99

2009-10 BOWMAN 48 CARMELO ANTHONY AUTO CARD #48A-CA *SP* Autograph *MINT* KNICKS
$179.95

2012 13 Immaculate Nameplate Nobility Patch Carmelo Anthony 1 7 NN-CA
$899.99

2012-13 NATIONAL TREASURES CARMELO ANTHONY #19 BASE SILVER 20 25 NEW YORK KNICKS
$15.00

2003-04 Upper Deck Die Cut Future All Star Carmelo Anthony RC
$19.99

LeBRON JAMES,CARMELO ANTHONY,& DARKO MILICIC 2003-04 UD MATRIX ROOKIE MINT Bv$20
$11.99
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Rookie Cards

Carmelo Anthony Rookie Card Checklist

Budget Rookie Cards

  • 2003-04 Bazooka #240 Blue
  • 2003-04 Bazooka #240 White
  • 2003-04 Black Diamond #186
  • 2003-04 Bowman #140
  • 2003-04 Flair #104 #/500
  • 2003-04 Flair Final Edition #83 #/799
  • 2003-04 Fleer Authentix #101 #/1250
  • 2003-04 Fleer Avant #67 #/699
  • 2003-04 Fleer Focus #121 #/499
  • 2003-04 Fleer Genuine Insider #101 #/499
  • 2003-04 Fleer Mystique #108 #/999
  • 2003-04 Fleer Patchworks #91 #/799
  • 2003-04 Fleer Platinum #194 #/500
  • 2003-04 Fleer Showcase #120 #/1000
  • 2003-04 Fleer Tradition #263
  • 2003-04 Fleer Ultra #173 L13 #/500
  • 2003-04 SkyBox Autotographics #55 #/1500
  • 2003-04 SkyBox LE Retail #122
  • 2003-04 Topps #223
  • 2003-04 Topps Collection #223
  • 2003-04 Topps Jersey Edition #CA
  • 2003-04 Topps Matrix #AJF Carmelo/LeBron/Ford
  • 2003-04 Topps Matrix #AKM Carmelo/Kaman/Darko
  • 2003-04 Topps Matrix #AMB Carmelo/Darko/Bosh
  • 2003-04 Topps Matrix #AWB Carmelo/Wade/Bosh
  • 2003-04 Topps Matrix #BAH Bosh/Carmelo/Hinrich
  • 2003-04 Topps Matrix #BAJ Bosh/Carmelo/LeBron
  • 2003-04 Topps Matrix #FAH Ford/Carmelo/Hinrich
  • 2003-04 Topps Matrix #HAM Hinrich/Carmelo/Darko
  • 2003-04 Topps Matrix #JHA LeBron/Hinrich/Carmelo
  • 2003-04 Topps Matrix #JKA LeBron/Kaman/Carmelo
  • 2003-04 Topps Matrix #JMA LeBron/Darko/Carmelo
  • 2003-04 Topps Matrix #MAF Darko/Carmelo/Ford
  • 2003-04 Topps Matrix #WMA Wade/Darko/Carmelo
  • 2003-04 Topps Pristine #107
  • 2003-04 Upper Deck #303
  • 2003-04 Upper Deck Hardcourt #130 #/799
  • 2003-04 Upper Deck Legends #133 #/999
  • 2003-04 Upper Deck MVP #203
  • 2003-04 Upper Deck Rookie Exclusives #3
  • 2003-04 Upper Deck Standing O #87
  • 2003-04 Upper Deck Triple Dimensions #130 #/899
  • 2003-04 Upper Deck Victory #103

Mid-Range Rookie Cards

Top eBay Listings

2003-04 Topps Rookie Matrix #AMB Carmelo Anthony 113 RC Darko Milicic 112 Bosh
$5.99

2003-04 Bowman Fabric of the Future FF-CA Carmelo Anthony F Nuggets RC KNICKS
$30.00

Carmelo Anthony 2003-04 -03-04 Flair WOF Jersey Rookie 210 250 NY Knicks NBA
$38.99

2002 Rookie Review #6 LeBron James and #8 Carmelo Anthony - First Rookie Cards
$7.74

2003-04 Upper Deck Die Cut Future All Star Carmelo Anthony RC
$19.99

LeBRON JAMES,CARMELO ANTHONY,& DARKO MILICIC 2003-04 UD MATRIX ROOKIE MINT Bv$20
$11.99

Topps Carmelo Anthony Factory Rookie PGI 10 CARMELLO!
$29.99

2003-04 Exquisite Carmelo Anthony Patch Auto RC #47 99
$8,500.00

2003-04 UD Exquisite Carmelo Anthony Noble Nameplates Rc Rookie 12 25
$1,450.00

Carmelo Anthony 2003-2004 Bowman RC #140 $$$$ *MINT*
$5.99

2003-04 Topps Matrix Lebron James Carmelo Anthony Chris Bosh Rookie Cavaliers
$34.99

2003-04 Topps Matrix Lebron James Carmelo Anthony Chris Bosh Rookie
$34.99

CARMELO ANTHONY 2003-04 BOWMAN ROOKIE CARD #140 NY KNICKS LEGEND
$19.96

CARMELO ANTHONY 2003-04 TOPPS FINEST ROOKIE RC #180 NY KNICKS NUGGETS SYRACUSE:^
$6.99

Carmelo ANTHONY Rookie Autograph 2003-04 UD Sweet Shot AUTO Ball SP Knicks STAR
$70.07

2003 Bowman Signature GOLD Carmelo Anthony Rookie Autograph PSA 8.5 ONE OF ONE
$80.00
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Autograph Guide

Carmelo Anthony Autographed Memorabilia Buying Guide

Below you will find an example of what Carmelo Anthony's authentic signature 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, Panini Authentic, Upper Deck Authentic, Tristar and Mounted Memories to name a few. Click on any of the images below to view full size photos.

Carmelo Anthony Cut Signature Exemplar

Carmelo Anthony Key Signature Attributes: An authentic Carmelo Anthony signature autograph will exhibit several distinguishing characteristics, regardless of the item signed or when it was signed. Look for the following signature features:

  1. The whole signature is written on a level horizontal plane with a distinct lean to the right.
  2. In the first name only the letters "C and l" are legible with the others being implied.
  3. The pen lifts to start the last name which consists of the letter "A-t-y", again, the rest are implied.
  4. The letter "A" is represented as a very long and narrow oval.
  5. The letter "t" is always crossed.
  6. The letter "y" flows out of the letter "t" and finishes the signature.

 Carmelo Anthony Signed Basketball Pricing

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Carmelo Anthony Signed Photo Pricing

Active Listings for Carmelo Anthony Signed Photographs

Carmelo Anthony Signed Photo

Top eBay Listings

Lebron James Carmelo Anthony UDA Upper Deck Signed Auto Jersey Number Piece 100
$499.99

NUGGETS CARMELO ANTHONY SIGNED AUTHENTIC 11X14 PHOTO AUTOGRAPHED PSA DNA #S33326
$74.99

Lebron James Carmelo Anthony Dual Signed 16x20 photo UDA Ltd Ed #23 of 50
$899.00

NUGGETS CARMELO ANTHONY SIGNED AUTHENTIC 11X14 PHOTO MATTED PSA DNA #S85370
$124.99

LeBron James Signed NBA Finals Matchup 16x20 Photo vs Carmelo Anthony LE106 UDA
$719.99

Carmelo Anthony New York Knicks Signed NBA Basketball JSA
$249.99

Lebron James Carmelo Anthony Auto Signed Autographed UDA Upper Deck Photo LE 50
$599.99

Carmelo Anthony Signed 8x10 Photo - GAI
$44.95

Carmelo Anthony Upper Deck UDA Signed Autographed Auto Nuggets Number Piece
$199.99

CARMELO ANTHONY SIGNED PHOTO 12X18 GLOSSY NEW YORK KNICKS JSA COA
$69.99

Carmelo Anthony 2003 Topps C.C. Autographed Signed Auto Card PSA DNA 83409713
$99.00

Carmelo Anthony Signed 2003 Syracuse Champs Sports Illustrated JSA Knicks
$174.99

CARMELO ANTHONY SIGNED NEW YORK KNICKS 2012-13 YEARBOOK JSA #L84691
$69.99

Carmelo Anthony Signed Spalding Indoor Outdoor Basketball JSA
$484.99

Carmelo Anthony JSA Signed 11x14 Framed New York Knicks Photo Rare Auto
$399.95

Autographed Signed CARMELO ANTHONY New York Knicks NY Jersey GAI GA Global COA
$169.99
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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.

User Comments

  1. Hoping you can help. I have a 2004 upper deck s-class signature card of Carmelo Anthony. It isn’t listed in any Beckett price guide, nor have I seen one on e-bay. I’m presuming it might be a rare card. Is there anyway you might be able to find out how many of these he might’ve signed, approx. value etc… or guide me to where I might be able to find those answers. I’ll thank you in advance for reading this, and for any help you might provide. Sincerely- Dave T.

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