Honus Wagner hammered down at $282,000
A rare complete set of 1911 T3 Turkey Red Baseball cards, No. 2 knocked its $50,000 reserve out of the park when it sold for $246,750. Photos courtesy Robert Edward Auctions
WATCHUNG, N.J. – The strength of the high-end baseball card and memorabilia market amazed collectors at Robert Edward’s record-setting May 1, 2010, auction. An astounding 181 lots sold for $10,000 or more. Collectors, dealers, and market watchers look to REA’s annual event as the key barometer of the health of the market and the most important auction event of the year.
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