Consign With SCP Auctions
For more than three decades SCP Auctions has conducted record-setting auctions that have featured some of the most prominent collections and important individual sports memorabilia items that have ever been offered publicly. The worldwide recognition and trust that SCP Auctions receives as the leading seller of fully authenticated and guaranteed collectibles; the expertise of our specialist team; our unparalleled experience in conducting the highest-profile auction events, and the unmatched synergy of our multi-year partnership with Sotheby’s has benefited some of the world’s most advanced collectors and trustees of significant estate collections.
We have an unparalleled record of success in handling the estate collections of some of sports greatest legends including Babe Ruth, Honus Wagner, Walter Johnson, Red Auerbach, Pee Wee Reese, Casey Stengel, Lefty Grove, Wilt Chamberlain, Julius Erving, Oscar Robertson, John Havlicek, Arthur Ashe, Joe Frazier, Ralph Kiner, Ernie Lombardi, Bob Cousy, Tony Lazzeri, Goose Gossage, Ozzie Smith and Kirk Gibson to name a few. SCP Auctions has established world record results in a majority of significant categories.
Conducted three times per year, our large scale Premier internet auctions are among the most anticipated events in our industry, reaching the broadest audience of sports collectors throughout the world. Our format gives us ideal flexibility with the number and value of items we can accept, and ensures optimal exposure for each and every item we offer.
Our auctions are supported by the industry’s most comprehensive and diligent media campaigns. Our sales regularly garner hundreds of appearances in print, on television and on the web, including USA Today, The New York Times, AP, Reuters, Bloomberg News, ESPN, CNN, MSNBC, CNBC, FOX and regional outlets.
Your important sports memorabilia and cards are worthy of the highest level of service that any auction company can provide. Whether it is a single item or a collection of any size, SCP Auctions is committed to delivering the best experience and greatest financial rewards possible in bringing your valued item(s) to the marketplace. Contact us today to learn more. We look forward to serving you.
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Ready to consign or have consignment questions? Let our experienced staff assist you. Feel free to email or call Dan Imler, Brendan Wells, or Clay Hill at 949-831-3700 or toll free at 800-350-2273.
Babe Ruth’s c.1920 New York Yankees Game Worn Road Jersey – $4,415,568 (Auction, 2012)
Babe Ruth Autographed Bat Used to Hit the First HR in Yankee Stadium on Opening Day, 1923 – $1,265,000 (Auction, 2004)
Jesse Owens’ 1936 Berlin Olympics Gold Medal (Estate of Bill “Bojangles” Robinson) – $1,466,574 (Auction, 2013)
Babe Ruth’s 1930’s New York Yankees Game Worn Cap (David Wells Collection) – $537,278 (Auction, 2012)
1909-11 T206 Honus Wagner NM-MT PSA 8 – $2,800,000
1909-11 T206 Baseball Card Set PSA Graded (Kirk Harris Collection) – $1,100,000 (Auction, 2000)
1948 Bowman #69 George Mikan Rookie GEM MINT PSA 10 – $225,000 (private sale)
1979-80 O-Pee-Chee #18 Wayne Gretzky Rookie GEM MINT PSA 10 – $94,163 (Auction, 2010)
Kirk Gibson’s Bat Used to Hit Game Winning HR in Game One of 1988 World Series – $575,912 (Auction, 2010)
Kirk Gibson’s Jersey Worn to Hit Game Winning HR in Game One of 1988 World Series –$303,277 (Auction, 2010)
Julius “Dr. J” Erving’s 1972 Virginia Squires Rookie Jersey – $250,000
Julius “Dr. J” Erving’s 1974 New York Nets ABA Championship Ring – $460,741 (Auction, 2011)