2013 Sports Legends Catalog
Featuring Selections from the Harlan Werner Muhammad Ali Collection, and the Whalen “Whaley” Monica World Series and All-Star Game Collection
LIVE AUCTION: Saturday June 1st, 2013
This fully-illustrated color catalogue is a collector’s item in itself detailing the history of property from two of the greatest sports collections ever offered, in addition to some historical items from some of history’s greatest athletes in the world’s most recognizable sports. The Sports Legends auction features an amazing array of baseball, basketball, football, boxing, hockey, golf, cricket and racing memorabilia from every corner of the globe being offered on Saturday June 1, 2013.
This historic collection of memorabilia will be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for fans, collectors, museums and investors alike to join in the celebration of some of the greatest athletes in the history of sports. Highlights from the auction will include Muhammad Ali’s autographed 1981 training robe, worn in preparation for the last fight of his career versus Trevor Berbick, a 1960 Olympic torch signed “Cassius Clay,” Muhammad Ali’s 1960 AAU National Amateur Boxing Championships “Most Outstanding Boxer” Award, Brooks Robinson’s complete 1969 World Series Baltimore Orioles game worn uniform, Sal Bando’s 1973 World Series Oakland A’s game worn jersey, a 1937 All-Star Game signed on-site baseball with Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig and Joe DiMaggio, a 1980’s sideline chair from Chicago Stadium, used as part of the Chicago Bulls team bench, game used and signed by Michael Jordan; Jordan’s 1992 game worn and signed shoes; LeBron James’ 2002-03 Saint Vincent-Saint Mary High School game worn uniform; Tiger Woods' tournament-worn golf shirt, signed by Woods and numbered “1/1”; Sachin Tendulkar’s match-used Adidas “Master Blaster” cricket bat; and additional baseball items including a 1988 Los Angeles Dodgers World Series Ring presented to Public Relations Director Arthur E. “Red” Patterson, and autographed memorabilia from Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb, Honus Wagner and Jackie Robinson.
All this and more will be detailed in photographs and detailed descriptions in this coffee-table style catalogue.