Stan Mikita Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide

Stan Mikita

Date of Birth: 5/20/1940
Rookie Card Year: 1960-61
Investment Rating: 7.0


Overview

Stan Mikita spent his entire 21-year career with the Chicago Blackhawks. During this time, he amassed 541 goals and 1,467 points. Stan Mikita cards and autographed memorabilia have maintained their popularity with collectors long after his retirement.

During his tenure with the team, he earned numerous awards including two Hart Memorial Trophies as the league's most valuable player. Mikita was also the NHL's leading scorer on four separate occasions.

As a result of his contributions to the team and the league, Mikita's hockey cards and memorabilia are highly collectible and provide collectors with a solid investment opportunity.

Stan Mikita's rookie card if from the 1960-61 Topps Hockey set. He also has two first-year premiums in 1960-61 Topps Stamps and 1960-61 Shirriff Coins.

Mikita's first autograph card is from the obscure 1991-92 Future Trends Canada '72 Gold Letter Autographs set. His first autograph card issued by a major trading card manufacturer can be found in the over-sized 1997-98 Pinnacle Beehive.

In 1999-00, Upper Deck produced Stan Mikita's first memorabilia cards as part of the Piece of History 500 Goal Club insert set. Two versions of the card exist. The first contains a piece of a Mikita game-used hockey stick. It is not serial numbered. The other version adds an on-card autograph and is serial numbered to 25 copies.

Stan Mikita has remained an ambassador for the Chicago Blackhawks. He participates in numerous Heritage Night events during the season. He is also a frequent autograph guest at regional sports collectibles shows in the Chicago area.

Stan Mikita Rookie Card

1960-61 Topps Stan Mikita RC #14

1960 61 Topps Stan Mikita RC 207x300 Image

This card features an iconic Topps hockey design. It is instantly recognizable by collectors and has been a longtime hobby favorite. The white borders make it prone to yellowing, given its age.

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2003-04 SPX #107 STAN MIKITA 750 LI
$6.99
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STAN MIKITA CHICAGO BLACK HAWKS CARTE CARD KARD OPC no. 30 OPEECHEE 1975 1976
$7.50
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2001-02 Topps Archives Auto - #14 Stan Mikita
$21.99
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1985-1987 HALL OF FAME CARDS #226 STAN MIKITA POP 2 PSA 10 H1797517-900
$99.99
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1972-73 OPC STAN MIKITA #19 TEAM CANADA VG (REF 2853)
$7.95
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2014-15 OPC O-Pee-Chee BLACK Rainbow Legend #570 STAN MIKITA (35 100) Chicago
$6.00
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06-07 ITG ULTIMATE MEMORABILIA STAN MIKITA BASE 5 90
$12.95
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04-05 BAP-ITG ULTIMATE MEMORABILIA STAN MIKITA 9 10!!
$229.00
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13 14 ITG USED VINTAGE MEMORABILIA (GLOVE) VM-12 STAN MIKITA
$60.00
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11-12 The Cup ARTIST PROOF ENSHRINEMENTS Stan Mikita Patrick Kane Blackhawks
$5.00
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1968-69 OPC STAN MIKITA #155
$14.99
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1972 TOPPS - #56 STAN MIKITA - PSA 8 NM-MT
$14.25
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1967-68 Topps #64 STAN MIKITA, PSA 6 EX-MT
$49.95
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1968 69 Topps #20 Stan Mikita Black Hawks Ex+
$15.00
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1972-73 Topps Stan Mikita #56 Chicago Blackhawks
$5.95
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1970-71 O PEE CHEE STAN MIKITA ALL STAR CARD 240 VG COND CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS
$5.95
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Autograph Guide

Stan Mikita Autographed Memorabilia Buying Guide

Below you will find an example of what Stan Mikita'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 companySome of the trusted sources within the sports memorabilia market include the following companies: PSA, JSA, and Mounted Memories.

Stan Mikita Cut Signature Exemplar:

Stan Mikita Signature Example Image

Stan Mikita Key Signature Attributes: An authentic Stan Mikita signature autograph will exhibit several distinguishing characteristics. Regardless of  the type of item or when it was signed, look for the following signature features:

  1. The signature is written on a horizontal plane that exhibits a very slight rise in angle of about ten degrees.
  2. The signature is written in an individualized cursive style script.
  3. The "S" is unique in that it is a printed version with and extra loop on both the top and bottom.
  4. The "t" contains a loop in the vertical portion which is then crossed.
  5. The "M" resembles more of a combination of a printed "C" and "L."
  6. The "i"s are both dotted.
  7. The "t" is often half crossed and disconnected from the vertical line.
  8. The letters "k" and "a" are implied and not discernible.

Stan Mikita Signed Puck Pricing:

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Stan Mikita Signed Stick Pricing:

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Stan Mikita Signed Photograph Pricing:

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Stan Mikita signed Chicago Blackhawks 1972 Topps hockey card Psa
$59.00
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STAN MIKITA Signed CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS Viceroy Puck - JSA #G83996
$139.95
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Stan Mikita Autographed Signed 3 x 5 B W Photo w JSA COA
$200.00
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STAN MIKITA SIGNED AUTHENTIC CHICAGO BLACK HAWKS HOCKEY PUCK JSA COA
$129.99
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Stan Mikita signed Chicago Blackhawks 1970 Topps hockey card Psa Dna
$85.00
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Stan Mikita signed Chicago Blackhawks 1972 Opee Chee hockey card Psa Dna
$85.00
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Bobby Hull-Stan Mikita Autographed Signed BW 16x20 Photo w HOF insc JSA COA
$150.00
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Bobby Hull-Stan Mikita Autographed Signed BW 16x20 Photo w HOF insc JSA K21587
$150.00
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Stan Mikita HOF Black Hawks Signed 1975-1976 Topps Leaders Card # 317 PSA COA
$25.50
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BLACKHAWKS STAN MIKITA AUTHENTIC SIGNED 4.5X6.25 CUT AUTOGRAPHED PSA DNA SLABBED
$44.99
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Stan Mikita Signed Sports Illustrated 3 20 1967 Black Hawks PSA DNA Auto
$29.04
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STAN MIKITA HAND SIGNED MATTED 8x10 COLOR PHOTO PSA HOF
$63.75
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Stan Mikita Chicago Black Hawks Signed 1972-1973 Topps Card Trophy #170 PSA COA
$25.50
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Stan Mikita Chicago Black Hawks Signed 1972-1973 Topps Trophy Card # 17 PSA COA
$25.50
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Stan Mikita Signed 3x5 Vintage 1966 Government Postcard HOF Black Hawks PSA COA
$25.50
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STAN MIKITA SIGNED TOPPS 2002 BLACKHAWKS ROOKIE REPRINT CARD #14 PSA DNA Auto
$149.99
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