Huggins and Scott Consignment Trips

Huggins and Scott Auctions is heading up I-95 on Monday May 15th and returning on May 16th, picking up consignments for our upcoming “Event of the Year” – our August auction. If you have items that you would like us to consider for inclusion in this annual premiere event, please contact us to discuss your collection.

 

1923 Opening Day Babe Ruth Game Bat Highlights Huggins and Scott’s November Auction

Huggins and Scott’s final auction of 2016, the November Auction, is now open for bidding and closes on Thursday night November 10th with the 30-minute rule beginning at 11:00pm ET.

 

An incredible assortment is offered with tremendous investment-quality pieces from all sports and the historical and political worlds. It features another amazing array of items that caters to every level of collector and investor. Whether you only want to spend a few hundred dollars or several thousand dollars, our selection of quality items has a little something for just about everyone. Several unique lots headline this auction. We open the auction with an incredible “Kork Grip” Babe Ruth game bat that matches Ruth’s ordering records for the 1923 Opening Day of “The House that Ruth Built” – Yankee Stadium.

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11307_stevens_australian_ryanVintage baseball card collectors will enjoy an abundance of pre-and-post war rarities including professionally graded and raw examples of cards from a variety of designations, including Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, 11300_t206_demmitt_variationChristy Mathewson, Cy Young, and more; a number of graded and ungraded tobacco and candy cards offered as singles and in lots, and much more. Highlights include: a newly discovered, previously uncatalogued 1888 Stevens Cabinet card of Jimmy Ryan that is quite possibly his only known autograph; a tough T206 Ray Demmitt (St. Louis variation) SGC 50 and many more.

 

The post-war collection is substantial as well with an unusually large number of singles, lots, complete and near sets from 1948 to present. Highlights include: several nicer high grade rookie cards including Mays, Clemente, Koufax, Maris, Rose, Carew, Ryan and more; high end unopened items include 1954 Topps and Bowman packs, 11814_1979_topps_vending_casea 1979 Topps Baseball sealed vending case; the most extensive modern insert collection we’ve offered with multiple certified autographed card complete sets, short prints, 1 of 1s, signed relic cards, dual and triple signed cards and much more. As always, we also present a plethora of wonderful “shoebox” collections (always a crowd favorite).

 

We are pleased to offer a number of neat memorabilia items including an incredible 10544_1899_cincinnati_reds_season_passcollection of 1899-1902 Cincinnati Reds sterling silver season passes; a remarkable run of New York Giants 1909-1931 sterling silver 11056_framed_senators_pennantand leather season passes; a scarce 1906 Washington Senators pennant; Forbes Field seat and signage; several early publications and full tickets and stubs from World Series’, All Star Games, milestone events and lots more.

 

This auction has a large number of baseball autographed items highlighted by our “Signed & Sealed” section of over 1400 PSA/DNA encapsulated autographed cards, broken down 10601_moe_berg_single_signed_ballinto lots and singles from the 1940s-1980s; a tremendous single-signed Moe Berg baseball (one of two known); a couple of nice Ruth balls; an extremely rare Vic Willis autographed index card (PSA/DNA 9); 11778_vic_willis_signeda remarkable archive of Dexter Press postcards, negatives and original autographs including Roberto Clemente, Mickey Mantle and more.

 

Our game-used section in this auction includes some great pieces. Leading off is the 10924_don_heffner_game_jerseyaforementioned Babe Ruth 1923 Kork Grip Game Bat; a terrific 1942 Don Heffner St. Louis Browns uniform; jersey examples from the 1947 Senators, 1952 Phillies, 1965 Dodgers, 1968 Pirates, 1960s and ‘70s Baltimore Orioles including Hall of Famer Earl Weaver; modern gamers from Carlton Fisk, Ken Griffey Jr., Justin Verlander, Todd Frazier; a 1980s Cal Ripken Jr. Orioles hat; Ron Santo bat (PSA/DNA 10); 1957 Harmon Killebrew H&B bat; 1986 Nolan Ryan Astros Jacket plus a number of other game-used bats, jerseys, jackets, hats, shoes, equipment and plenty more.

 

11311_1986_1987_fleer_boxIf you don’t collect baseball items, we have a terrific assortment of some high-end pieces from the other sports including a wonderful selection of football, basketball, hockey and boxing lots, sets, autographs and memorabilia. Highlights in the basketball category includes: a 1986-87 Fleer Basketball Unopened Wax Box sealed by BBCE; several Michael Jordan certified autographs 11762_star_michael_jordan including an ’84 Star Company signed rookie card and numerous white hot Jordan inserts from the 1990s; a 1957 Topps Bill Russell rookie signed (PSA/DNA 10); a sealed bag of the ’84-’85 Star Company Bulls; an incredible collection of signed Kobe Bryant sneakers, a 1980-81 Topps basketball unopened wax box (BBCE Wrapped) and a 2011-12 Miami Heat Championship Ring.

 

11828_1966_green_bay_packersThe football category features a dazzling array of vintage programs, tickets and ephemera from the turn of the century through the Super Bowls with 1920s NFL programs, AAFC memorabilia; a high grade 1957 Topps Football set; an amazing collection of vintage Baltimore Colts memorabilia; a stunning 1967 Green Bay Packers Team Signed Football and many more lots.

 

If Non-Sports cards, comics, coins, Americana or Political collecting is your cup of tea, we are offering a nice selection in those categories as well including documents signed by: George Washington, William Henry Harrison, Alexander Hamilton, John Quincy Adams, Ulysses S. Grant, Albert Einstein, Winston Churchill and more; an extensive collection of graded Morgan Silver dollars, Lincoln pennies, Peace dollars and loads more.

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To browse the auction for the rest of the quality pieces being auctioned, or to download the catalog, please visit the website: www.hugginsandscott.com
Also, remember to check out our “WEB Gems” (post printed catalog) section of auction lots that are not found in the printed catalog, but there are hundreds of great lots to bid on in that category. Those lots start with lot #1704.

 

Huggins and Scott Auctions

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Silver Spring, MD 20904

301-608-0355

auction@hugginsandscott.com

 

Bidding Ends TONIGHT for February 2013 Auction

Huggins and Scott’s first 2013 Masterpiece Auction is currently open, with all lots ending TONIGHT Thursday February 7th.

Please remember, all initial bids MUST be placed by 10:00pm eastern time on Thursday night. Don’t be shut out of a lot that you would like to bid on by waiting until the last minute to place your initial bid –- BID NOW! The 30-minute rule goes into effect at 11:00pm eastern time tonight!

There are still lots that have not yet received a bid, so be sure to check the “Lots with No Bids” link to view those:

Lots with No Bids

There are also lots that have received just one bid, which will end at 10:00pm tonight if no one else bids on them. You can view those lots by clicking on the link “Lots with One Bid”:

Lots with One Bid

If you are new to our auction, please visit our auction rules page, so you know how we conduct our auctions:

Huggins and Scott Auction Rules

In order to bid in our auction, you must register first. You can register from our home page by clicking on the “Register (New Customers)” link on the left side of our home page. Once you fill out all of the required information and confirm your email address, you are all set to bid. Don’t wait until the last minute to attempt to register, as you could be shut out of bidding if you don’t register in time.

If you have any questions about any items, please feel free to email or call us. We will do the best we can to answer any and all questions about our lots. We have added “internet only” photos and descriptions to virtually every lot in the auction, so check the online description for specifics on larger lots.

REMEMBER: BIDDING ENDS TONIGHT FEBRUARY 7th

Huggins and Scott Auctions
900 Silver Spring Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20910
toll free: 1-866-462-2273
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email: auction@hugginsandscott.com
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One week left to bid in sports card & memorabilia auction

Huggins and Scott’s first 2013 Masterpiece Auction is currently open, with all lots ending in one week: THURSDAY NIGHT February 7th!

Please remember, all initial bids MUST be placed by 10:00pm eastern time next Thursday night February 7th. Don’t be shut out of a lot that you would like to bid on by waiting until the last minute to place your initial bid –- BID NOW! The 30-minute rule goes into effect at 11:00pm eastern time on the night the item closes (Thursday February 7th)!

There are still lots that have not yet received a bid, so be sure to check the “Lots with No Bids” link to view those:

Lots with No Bids

There are also lots that have received just one bid, which will end at 10:00pm on Thursday night February 7th if no one else bids on them. You can view those lots by clicking on the link “Lots with One Bid”:

Lots with One Bid

If you are new to our auction, please visit our auction rules page, so you know how we conduct our auctions:

Huggins and Scott Auction Rules

In order to bid in our auction, you must register first. You can register by clicking on the “Register (New Customers)” link on the left side of our home page. Once you fill out all of the required information and confirm your email address, you are all set to bid. Don’t wait until the last minute to attempt to register, as you could be shut out of bidding if you don’t register in time.

If you have any questions about any items, please feel free to email us, call us or write us. We will do the best we can to answer any and all questions about our lots. We have added “internet only” photos and descriptions to virtually every lot in the auction, so check the online description for specifics on larger lots.

REMEMBER: BIDDING ENDS NEXT THURSDAY NIGHT FEBRUARY 7th!

Huggins and Scott’s February 2013 Sports Auction Has Begun!

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Barry Malkin relaxing before an auction

Huggins and Scott’s first Masterpiece Auction of 2013 has begun with the bidding closing on Thursday night February 7th with the 30-minute rule beginning at 11:00pm eastern time.

This auction features another amazing array of sports and non-sports items that caters to every level of collector and investor. Whether you only want to spend a few hundred dollars or several thousand dollars, our selection of quality items has a little something for just about everyone. This auction is headlined by Lots #1-44 – The Barry T. Malkin “In Memoriam” Collection. Former Washington, DC Police Captain (and our employee) passed away on October 15, 2012 and we are pleased to honor his wishes of auctioning his personal collection. It is headlined by a stunning 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle RC, graded a NM 7 (oc) by PSA.

1952 Topps Mickey Mantle PSA 7 (oc)

1952 Topps Mickey Mantle
PSA 7 (oc)

Card collectors will enjoy an abundance of 19th and 20th century rarities including professionally graded and raw examples of cards from a variety of designations, including a collection of tough-to-find 1923 Billiken Cuban cards with John “Pop” Lloyd (SGC 30); an attractive E122 Babe Ruth (SGC 40), the #15 PSA registered 1934 Goudey Baseball complete set; a complete 1933 Goudey set; a variety of T205 Gold Borders, T206 White Borders and more.

The post-war collection is substantial as well with a 1949 Bowman Baseball completely PSA graded near set; a number of 1952 Topps baseball high numbers in multiple lots, a tremendous collection of Richie Ashburn oddball cards including the scarce 1967 Topps Standup Test issue and more. As always, we also present a plethora of wonderful “shoebox” collections (always a crowd favorite).

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1949 Ed Yost Game Used Washington Senators Jersey

Other artifacts in this auction include a terrific selection of various years, styles and teams of game-used warm-up jackets including a neat early Boston Braves and New York Giants baseball; game used bats from Ernie Banks, Michael Jordan, Ryan Zimmerman and a 1949 Eddie Yost game used Senators signed jersey.

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Walter Payton’s Illinois Drivers License

Staying in the memorabilia category, we are pleased to offer a wonderful collection of game programs and tickets, including a stunning 1937 World Series program signed by Lou Gehrig, Joe DiMaggio, Tony Lazzeri and others; numerous graded and raw World Series tickets including a 1920 Ebbets Field Press ticket; several early World Series programs including 1924, 1926, 1927, 1930 and many more. We have been consigned Walter Payton’s 1979 Illinois Driver’s License, along with several gorgeous Payton autographs; a variety of signed full-sized and mini helmets from Hall of Famers and Heisman Trophy winners; and a nice 1967 Green Bay Packers team-signed football with Lombardi.

1931 Jimmy Collins Signed Index Card

1931 Jimmy Collins Signed Index Card

As with all of Huggins and Scott Auctions, we have a large number of autographed lots including baseballs, bats, lithographs, photographs and others consigned by collectors from all across the country. Highlights include: one of the most gorgeous Jimmy Collins signed index card you’ll ever see (with an inscription); a signed Cap Anson letter; a Grover Cleveland Alexander hand-written and signed letter; a scarce Joe Giard (1927 Yankees) signed cut from a baseball; a beautiful signed Babe Ruth check; a baseball signed by the cast of “Pride of the Yankees” with Ruth, Gary Cooper and Teresa Wright; a 1926-27 baseball signed by Ruth, Cobb, W. Johnson, Griffith and more; a stunning 1957 AL All-Star Team signed baseball from the personal collection of Billy Pierce; and a possibly unique Grover Cleveland Alexander signed W517 baseball card.

1904S $20 Gold Double Eagle MS63

1904S $20 Gold Double Eagle MS63

If coins, political or Americana collecting is your hobby, this auction features a number of terrific lots including a 1904 $20.00 “Double Eagle” Gold Piece (NGC MS63); a beautiful Barack Obama signed Chicago Bears display; a pair of Neal Armstrong signed pieces; a signed Gus Grissom photograph; a signed Elvis Presley Tour Program and much more.

To browse the auction or to download the catalog, please visit the website: www.hugginsandscott.com

 

 

Huggins and Scott Auctions

900 Silver Spring Ave

Silver Spring, MD 20910

1-866-462-2273

auction@hugginsandscott.com

www.hugginsandscott.com

Highlights Of Our February 7, 2013 Auction

1952 Topps Baseball #311 Mickey Mantle Rookie PSA 7

1934 Goudey Baseball Complete PSA Graded Set of (96) Cards–#15 on Registry

1923-24 Billiken Cuban John (Pop) Lloyd SGC 30

1926-1927 A.L. HOFers/Stars Ball Signed by (19) With Ruth, Cobb, Griffith and Full JSA

Babe Ruth Signed Framed Check Display – Full JSA

“Pride of the Yankees” Cast-Signed Baseball With Babe Ruth, Gary Cooper and Teresa Wright – PSA/DNA