RUNNEMEDE, N.J. (AP) — A Honus Wagner baseball card has sold for more than $1.4 million.
The price was a record for the rare T-206 card of the Pittsburgh Pirates great, the highlight of the Goldin Auctions October Legends Auction.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Connections Abound At 2021 Golden Globe Awards
Also fetching a record price was the basketball rookie card of Michael Jordan, which sold for more than $124,000.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Ohio: Fraudulent Claims Overwhelm Pandemic-Related Unemployment Programs
Other notable sales included a 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle baseball card that sold for more than $584,000 and a 1958 Pele card that topped $295,000, a record for a soccer card.
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