1958 Alifabolaget Soccer Pele ROOKIE RC #635 PSA 7 NRMT (PWCC)
Lot #:
13025
Final Bid:
SOLD
Jul 27, 2020
# Bids:
88

Premier Vintage Soccer Investment Piece

The soccer/futbol market is hot! Finally, the world's most popular sport and its elite rookie trading cards are getting the recognition they deserve and are being considered as blue-chip investment pieces. Offered here is a spectacular example of arguably Pele's most popular rookie card, his 1958 Alifabolaget issue. This fragile card is held within an all too rare PSA 7 holder and easily represents one of the finest copies in existence. In fact, only five have earned the assessment with only seventeen grading higher. The card boasts beautiful overall preservation with some of the finest surfaces we've seen on the issue. Free of common scrapbook residue, wrinkles and toning with bright color and marvelous clarity. The edges are crisp, the centering is spot on and the corners are uniformly NRMT. Pele is arguably the greatest soccer/futbol player of all-time with a huge international following to this day. Rookie cards featuring some of the sport's all-time greats and young super stars have seen tremendous growth as of late and will only continue to rise in value as international markets look at these assets as investment pieces. An all-around elite Pele rookie card which commands attention. Please see the video highlight for more details on this offering. One of over 21,000 cards, lots and sets up for bid in our 7th Auction of 2020. Click on the link above to view the other PWCC auction lots.

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