Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
St. Louis, MO, United States
DoneSat, Dec 8, 2007 4:00 PM GMT
SPORTS, COINS & CRYSTAL AUCTION
We have lined up an excellent SPORTS, COINS, CRYSTAL and COLLECTIBLES Auction being held Saturday December 8th (11am) at our St. Louis gallery. There are 300 SPORTS lots including 35 GRADED vintage Baseball cards: a 1949 Bowman Enos Slaughter GAI 9 (MINT!); a 1952 Bowman Willie Mays GAI 5; a 1953 Topps Mickey Mantle GAI 5; a 1953 Bowman Stan Musial PSA 7; a 1958 Topps Roger Maris rookie card GAI 8; PLUS a nice selection of UNGRADED vintage cards including several hundred T206 tobacco cards - Cy Young, Walter Johnson, etc. There are 150 single and team-signed BASEBALLS with more than 50 Hall-of-Famers including Babe Ruth, Jackie Robinson, Dizzy Dean and Lou Gehrig! There are interesting vintage documents including a guest log signed by the 1936 St. Louis Browns, some World Series press pins from the 1940s, a team-signed scorecard of the 1964 Cardinals, plus much more. We have several autographed footballs from Joe Montana, Kurt Warner, Brett Favre; Isaac Bruce game-used and hand-signed shoulder pads, several hand-signed hockey sticks and pucks (including a couple from the great Wayne Gretzky), and some very special Muhammad Ali autographed championship belts! Immediately following Sports, there are 75 COIN, CURRENCY and BULLION lots, featuring Morgan dollars, raw USA gold coins, accumulations and a great selection of USA currency, many graded. Also, we are offering 110 lots of SWAROVSKI CRYSTAL including a Giant Turtle, a Giant Mallard, a magnificent limited edition Eagle, and the first annual piece of the Swarovski Collectors Society, Lovebirds, designed by Max Schreck. And, for the gift minded, may we suggest bidding on some Versace jewelry for your loved ones (lots 387-391).