The vintage card is over one hundred years old; it is a 1909 T206 Hands at Chest American Beauty Cigarette Card. The auction will be begin on Friday August 17th.
(PRWEB) August 17, 2012
PoliceAuctions.com, a website known for its listing of police auctions and government auctions, is auctioning a Walter Johnson rookie card. The auction will begin on Friday August 17th. The vintage card is over one hundred years old; it is a 1909 T206 Hands at Chest American Beauty Cigarette Card.
Walter Johnson pitched 110 shut outs; this is more than any pitcher ever, according to baseballhall.org. Known as The Big Train, Johnson played his 21 year career with the Washington Senators where he won 417 Games. With 417 games won, Johnson is the second most winning pitcher after Cy Young.
The T206 tobacco card set was issued by the American Tobacco Company and distributed by the company’s sixteen different brands throughout 1909 and ending in 1911, according to Wikipedia.
The auction for the vintage pre-war era baseball card will be a one dollar no reserve auction. This means that if the auction for the baseball card ends at only one dollar than the lucky winner would only pay one dollar, plus shipping and any applicable taxes, for the card.
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