2020 October Legends Closing Oct 31 & Nov 1

Lot #80: 1997-98 Metal Universe "Precious Metal Gems" Red #23 Michael Jordan (#056/100) – BGS NM-MT+ 8.5


"His Airness" has earned international notoriety and acclaim far beyond the measure of his other-worldly hardcourt brilliance. Quite literally one of the most famous and beloved human beings on the planet, the gentlemanly superstar's legions of fans are unabashedly fervent in their devotion to this once-in-a-lifetime figure. Michael Jordan started his public career as a high-scoring rookie sensation – with an comparable first step, acrobatic drives and passionate dunks – and rapidly gathered what seemed to be the inevitable championships and awards. Beyond his work as a player, Jordan excelled in an equally competitive realm as team owner/executive. Throughout, the cultural icon remained accessible and humble, and he built a legacy that continues to inspire the globalization of the NBA. It is fitting that Jordan's presence be commemorated by only a highest-quality trading card, like the one here offered. This treasure confers immediate importance upon any assembly that includes it, and the card carries long-term pride of ownership as a powerful, additional benefit.

Graded NM-MT+ 8.5 by BGS. Hall of Famer. On this desirable, high-grade collectible, Michael Jordan's fierce, game-action demeanor is highlighted with uncommon brilliance by a dazzling red background that surrounds the star's image. The card's BGS condition report: Centering 9.5, Corners 8.5, Edges 8.5, Surface 9. The exclusive, limited-edition piece is serial-numbered "056/100." Near Mint to Mint-plus condition.
Final Bid (Includes Buyers Premium):$233,700
Minimum Bid:$50,000
Number of Bids:20