Steve Largent Cards, Rookie Card, Autographed Memorabilia Guide

Steve Largent

Date of Birth: 9/28/1954
Rookie Card Year: 1977
Investment Rating: 5.5


Overview

Steve Largent spent his entire 14-year career with the Seattle Seahawks. He quickly became a fan favorite who was appreciated for his willingness to take a hit to make the catch. He retired holding several receiving records. He enjoyed a successful career in politics after his playing days. Steve Largent cards and autographed memorabilia are very affordable and perhaps a little under-valued in today's market, creating a potential investment opportunity.

Largent's rookie card is from the 1977 Topps Football set. He was also included in a set that Topps released to the Mexican market. Additionally, Largent has two over-sized Seattle Seahawks team-issued cards from 1977 that measure 5 x 7 inches.

His most popular early autographed card is from the 1991 Pro Line Portraits set. None of the cards in the set are serial numbered.

Largent's first memorabilia card can be found in the 2000 Leaf Certified Heritage Collection insert set. The regular version is numbered to 100. An un-numbered Century parallel has 21 known copies despite not being serial numbered.

Because of Steve Largent's involvement in politics, his autographed memorabilia has cross-over appeal with both sports and political collectors. He is a willing in-person signer and has been an occasional guest at sports collectibles shows.

Steve Largent Rookie Card

1977 Topps Steve Largent RC #177

1977 Topps Steve Largent RC

This card was produced at a time when Topps didn't have an NFL license for football cards. Largent's helmet has been airbrushed of the well-known "Seahawk." Graded Near-Mint copies are very affordable and makes for a solid addition to any collection.

Top eBay Listings

1979 TOPPS #198 STEVE LARGENT SEAHAWKS EX-MT
$5.00

1987 Topps Football Steve Largent #177 PSA 10 GEM MINT
$25.00

1984 TOPPS #197 STEVE LARGENT SEAHAWKS HOF PSA 9 F1658244-516
$5.99

STEVE LARGENT 1977 TOPPS RC #177 SEATTLE SEAHAWKS ROOKIE CARD
$18.99

Steve Largent 1980 Topps BVG 4.5
$9.99

STEVE LARGENT 1977 Topps #177 Seahawks HOF Rookie PSA 5
$21.24

1978 Topps Steve Largent #443 X 2 card lot Hofer
$7.00

1989 pacific Steve largent tilly graded 9
$15.00

1992 Pro Line Profiles Autograph Auto #7 of 9 Steve Largent Certified Stamp HOF
$19.99

1979 Topps #2 Receiving Leaders Steve Largent PSA 8 NMMT 20644
$10.00

STEVE LARGENT AUTO #D 01 49 EMBLEMS OF THE HALL 2012 NATIONAL TREASURES HOF
$49.99

1992 Pro Line Profiles Steve Largent Complete 9 Card Autograph Set NRMT 18052
$220.00

1989 Score # 327 Steve Largent PSA Mint 9...** .........F-3669
$9.40

1977 Topps # 177 STEVE LARGENT Rookie Seattle Seahawks HOF
$7.99

1985 PROOF Topps Sticker Cards Steve Largent Seattle Seahawks front
$95.00

1999 FLEER GREATS OF THE GAME SPORTS ILLUSTRATED STEVE LARGENT AUTO SEAHAWKS
$40.00
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Autograph Guide

Steve Largent Autographed Memorabilia Buying Guide

Below you will find examples of what an authentic Steve Largent 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. Some of the trusted sources within the sports memorabilia market include the following companies: PSA, JSA, Tristar, and Mounted Memories. Click on any of the images below to view full size photos.

Steve Largent Cut Signature Exemplar

Steve Largent Signature Example

Steve Largent Key Signature Attributes: An authentic Steve Largent signature autograph will exhibit several distinguishing characteristics. Regardless of the type of item signed or when in his career, look for these signature characteristics:

Steve Largent Signature Characteristics

  1. It is a legible signature, written in cursive on a horizontal plane.
  2. The letters in the first name are narrowly spaced.
  3. The cross of the letter "t" intersects the letter "S."
  4. The "L" has two similar loops on the top and bottom of the letter.
  5. The remaining letters are small.
  6. The "g" has a sizable loop that drops below the plane.
  7. The "t' is formed with a narrow cursive "l" shape and then crossed.

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Steve Largent Signed Football

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Steve Largent Signed Jersey

Steve Largent Signed Helmet Pricing:

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Steve Largent Signed Helmet

Steve Largent Signed Photograph Pricing:

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Steve Largent Signed Photo

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STEVE LARGENT HAND SIGNED SEATTLE SEAHAWKS THROWBACK MINI HELMET HOF 95 PSA DNA
$99.99

STEVE LARGENT SEAHAWKS SIGNED JSA 1998 HOF SIGNATURE SERIES 450 2500
$35.00

Steve Largent Signed Autographed Seattle Seahawks Mini Helmet JSA Witness
$41.00

Steve Largent Signed Autographed Seattle Seahawks Mini Helmet JSA Witness
$36.04

Steve Largent signed autograph auto 2x3.5 cut Football Hall of Fame PSA Slabbed
$45.00

STEVE LARGENT SIGNED 94 TED WILLIAMS PSA DNA AUTOGRAPH AUTHENTIC
$35.00

Steve Largent Signed Proline football helmet Riddell PSA DNA Seattle Seahawks
$350.00

Steve Largent Seahawks HOF 1989 Pro Set Signed Auto PSA DNA ENCAPSULATED
$69.99

Steve Largent Signed Autographed Goal Line Art Card GLAC HOF Seahawks JSA
$75.00

Steve Largent Tulsa HOF Seattle Seahawks Signed Mini Helmet PSA DNA
$103.19

Steve Largent & Young Autographed Signed 1979 Topps Card PSA DNA #83409942
$39.00

Steve Largent & Young Autographed Signed 1979 Topps Card PSA DNA #83409940
$39.00

Steve Largent & Young Autographed Signed 1979 Topps Card PSA DNA #83409941
$39.00

STEVE LARGENT SEAHAWKS,TULSA JSA COA SIGNED MINI HELMET
$95.00

Steve Largent Signed Goal Line Art GLAC Autographed Seahawks PSA DNA V48282
$49.95

Steve Largent Autographed Signed 1978 Topps Card #443 PSA DNA #83717472
$29.00
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More Info

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