Tuesday, July 10, 2012

100+ Year-Old Baseball Cards Worth Millions Found in Attic

Honus Wagner ca.1911
It's not numismatics, but it's a great story!

DEFIANCE, Ohio (AP) — Karl Kissner picked up a soot-covered cardboard box that had been under a wooden dollhouse in his grandfather's attic. Taking a look inside, he saw hundreds of baseball cards bundled with twine. 

They were smaller than the ones he was used to seeing. But some of the names were familiar: Hall of Famers Ty Cobb, Cy Young and . . .

Read more at Yahoo News

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