Lot # 25: 1909-11 T206 Cy Young (HOF Portrait) - PSA VG-EX 4

Category: Featured Items

Starting Bid: $1,000.00

Bids: 21 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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This lot is closed. Bidding is not allowed.

Item was in Auction "Spring, 2022 Premier Auction",
which ran from 3/16/2022 9:00 PM to
4/2/2022 9:00 PM



It was nearly fifteen years ago that a hobby friend and collector of T206 portrait cards remarked about the Cy Young portrait "It looks like it should be hanging over a fireplace mantel."  Since then, we have echoed that sentiment, our opinion being that the T206 Cy Young portrait is one of the most elegant, regal-looking baseball cards ever manufactured.  This example is extraordinary; surely fitting within the parameters of the technical grade due to centering and corners, but with a sharp, colorful image that boasts perfect print registration.  Simply an outstanding card, a midgrade example that is quickly escalating in price during the hobby boom.

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