Sports & Americana Auction has less than one week left to bid

Huggins and Scott’s third 2013 Masterpiece Auction is currently open, with all lots ending in less than one week: THURSDAY NIGHT June 13th!

Please remember, all initial bids MUST be placed by 10:00pm eastern time next Thursday night June 13th. 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 June 13th)!

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 June 13th 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.


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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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June Sports & Americana Auction Preview

Christy Mathewson Signed Check Highlights Huggins and Scott’s June 2013 Auction

Huggins and Scott’s third Masterpiece Auction of 2013 begins on Monday June 3rd with the bidding closing on Thursday night June 13th 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 57235_christy_mathewsonhundred dollars or several thousand dollars, our selection of quality items has a little something for just about everyone. This auction is headlined by a beautiful Christy Mathewson signed bank check.

Vintage 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 a T206 near set of (475) different cards, a George C. Miller uncancelled near set, a seldom-seen E270 57776_e270_colgans_cobbColgan’s Chips Ty Cobb Red Border, a variety of newly found 1921 Tip Top Bread Baltimore Orioles cards, a newly discovered N173 Old Judge Cabinet Glass Negative of Jack O’Brien; a 1935-36 Completely Graded Amalgamated Press Hockey Set and more.

The post-war collection is substantial as well with an unusually large number of complete and near sets from 1939-1973; a 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle rookie card (SGC 35); an extremely scarce Lummis Peanut Butter card of Del Ennis (SGC 30); several lots of high-grade Mantle cards; a 1954 Esskay Meats Orioles near set, an attractive 1961-62 Fleer Basketball Complete set with (21) graded and more. As always, we also present a plethora of wonderful “shoebox” collections (always a crowd favorite).

As with all of Huggins and Sco57740_joe_kelleytt 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: a 1930 dated Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig dual-signed baseball; a Lou Gehrig single-signed “King of the Diamond” baseball; a Lefty Grove signed and notated baseball used in his 300th win game; single-signed baseballs from Ruth, Jackie Robinson, Thurman Munson, Mickey Mantle and Vic Raschi; an unbelievable collection of signed flats including bank checks signed by: Mathewson, Ruth, Bulkeley, Wagner, Cobb, Aaron, Wheat57673_jimmie_foxx, Cochrane and more; a 1925 Miller Huggins promissory note, Wilbert Robinson and Chuck Corgan dual signed contract, Hughie Jennings signed contract, Mel Ott handwritten letter, beautiful Jimmie Foxx photo postcard, cuts of: Joe Kelley, Joe Tinker, Johnny Evers, Tris Speaker, Honus Wagner, Tony Lazzeri, Duke Maas; a PSA/DNA 10 Hack Wilson signed W517 strip card; a tremendous 1972 Miami Dolphins Undefeated Championship Team-signed football, signed in 1972; a tremendous full-size replica Heisman Trophy Award signed by 57789_heisman_replica_trophy(14) including RG3 and much, much more.

Staying in the memorabilia category, we are pleased to offer a stunning 1895 Orioles 57141_1895_baltimore_oriolesChampionship Photo Pendant; a collection of game programs and tickets, including a 1923 World Series ticket stub; a unique 1915 Federal League Baltimore Terrapins Opening Day baseball; Ned Hanlon’s remarkable 1889 Spalding Baseball World Tour Program and Itinerary; a variety of Hartland statues in their original boxes; multiple bobbing head doll lots 57619_san_antonio_spursincluding a terrific Roberto Clemente and a tough-to-find Orioles black-face; a stunning 2006-07 San Antonio Spurs 14K Gold Championship Pendant with (69) diamonds; and much more. 57870_1889_spalding_tour



Our game-used section in this auction includes a selection of various years, styles and teams of game-used warm-up jackets; a wonderful 1963 Ron Perranoski Dodgers home game-used jersey; game used bats from “High Pockets” Kelly (PSA 6), Brooks Robinson (PSA 7.5) and a 1973 Cesar Geronimo game-used bat signed by the entire Reds Team; and much more.

If political or Americana collecting is your hobby, this auction features a number of terrific lots including57290_wacky_packs_ratz “The Holy Grail of Wacky Packs” – 1967 Ratz Die Cut PSA 4 (mc); a complete set (in scrapbook) of (50) N36 Allen & Ginter “The American Indian Chief”; a 1934 Sky Birds Complete Master set; several graded coins from the 19th century; a terrific signed Franklin Roosevelt photo; an Elvis Presley signed display and a Princess Diana signed Greeting Card.

To browse the auction for the rest of the quality pieces being auctioned, or to download the catalog, please visit the website:


Huggins and Scott Auctions

900 Silver Spring Ave

Silver Spring, MD 20910



June 13, 2013 Sports & Americana Memorabilia Auction Preview Now Available


Our June 13, 2013 Sports & Americana cards and memorabilia auction catalog is now available for free download in .pdf form from our website:

The link for the downloadable catalog is located just below the rotating images. Feel free to browse around for a sneak peek at this tremendous auction. Bidding will begin on Monday June 3rd at 12:00pm ET. If you would like to set up an appointment to come view any of the lots, they are available for preview at our Silver Spring, MD office. Please call to set up an appointment.

Huggins and Scott Auctions

900 Silver Spring Ave

Silver Spring, MD 20910