Top 10 Most Valuable Sports Cards Ever
T206 Honus Wagner
In August 2021, REA Auctions sold this Honus Wagner T206 card, graded SGC 3, for $6.6 million.
On the Mount Rushmore of sports cards. The first ever card PSA graded was a Honus Wagner PSA 8 that was later discovered to be trimmed!
Date Sold: 5/2021
Date Sold: 10/1/2021
PSA 5 (MC)
Date Sold: 2007
Date Sold: 11/1/2020
Date Sold: 9/2/2020
Mile High Card Company
1952 Topps Mickey Mantle
The most iconic Topps card of all-time.
There are only 6 PSA 9 1952 Topps Mantle cards ever graded!
This PSA 9 version was purchased by Indianapolis entrepreneur/actor Rob Gough in January 2021.
Date Sold: 4/20/2018
Date Sold: 12/15/2006
2003-04 Exquisite LeBron James
Many Exquisite Lebron's have sold for over $1 million, this is the highest priced one. Sold by PWCC in April 2020.
The crazy thing about the LeBron James Exquisite is a bunch of them are trimmed!
40/99, 53/99, 61/99, 64/99, 67/99,74/99, 75/99, 87/99
Exquisite Lebron James Cards
2009 Bowman Draft Mike Trout
Interesting history with this card as it was originally purchased for $400,000 by Vegas Dave in 2018.
Vegas Dave cashed out and sold the card for $3.8m via Goldin in August 2021.
1979 O-Pee-Chee Wayne Gretzky
In May 2021, Heritage Auctions brokered the sale of this Wayne Gretzky PSA 10 rookie card.
Date Sold: 12/13/2020
2000 Playoff Contenders Tom Brady
Several Tom Brady Contenders rookie cards have sold for over $1 million, but this one is the highest so far, $3.1 million by Lelands in June 2021.
1997 Upper Deck Michael Jordan
In May 2021, Goldin Auctions sold this Michael Jordan card for over $2 million, which is the highest price ever recorded for a MJ card.
1996-97 Topps Chrome Kobe Bryant
This BGS "Black Label" Kobe sold in March 2021 and is the highest priced Kobe card ever recorded.