Mickey Mantle card breaks record, as sports memorabilia soar A mint condition Mickey Mantle baseball card has sold for $12.6 million, blasting into the record books Sunday as the most expensive ever paid for a piece of sports memorabilia
Mickey Mantle baseball card sells for record at auction
The card was issued in 1952 by Topps
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The deal is worth up to $295 million.
Mickey Mantle card breaks record, as sports memorabilia soar
NEW YORK (AP) — A mint condition Mickey Mantle baseball card sold for $12.6 million Sunday, blasting into the record books as the most ever paid for sports memorabilia in a market that has grown exponentially more lucrative in recent years.
Baseball Card Sold for $12.6 Million, Breaking Record
The 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle baseball card is the most valuable piece of sports memorabilia ever to be sold at auction.