View Full Version : Why did this 1910's jersey sell for $459?

05-15-2007, 10:10 AM
Posted By: <b>Joe</b><p>eBay item:<br /><br /><a href="http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=140115208214&ru=http%3A%2F%2Fsearch.ebay.com%3A80%2Fsearch%2Fse arch.dll%3Ffrom%3DR40%26satitle%3D140115208214%250 9%26category0%3D%26fvi%3D1" target="_new" rel="nofollow">http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=140115208214&ru=http%3A%2F%2Fsearch.ebay.com%3A80%2Fsearch%2Fse arch.dll%3Ffrom%3DR40%26satitle%3D140115208214%250 9%26category0%3D%26fvi%3D1</a><br /><br />This Wright & Ditson top is a very nice piece with tons of character. I thought I'd gulp and bid 140 bucks and have a shot. I was amazed at the hammer price. Am I missing something? Or perhaps is this a post that should be in the "Is Memorabilia Down?" thread?<br /><br />Enlighten me, please.<br /><br />

05-15-2007, 10:17 AM
Posted By: <b>scgaynor</b><p>This is a good example of a spike in one part of the memorabilia market. These early uniform pieces are doing very well right now, especially pieces that have alot of character (cool patches, etc)<br /><br />Scott

05-15-2007, 12:16 PM
Posted By: <b>Jimmy</b><p>Well known company here on the jersey and a great looking item from one of the best known dealers. I agree with Scott, good example of what is happening in the market.<br /><br />Take Care Jim