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Buyer gets a bargain on $1.32-million Honus Wagner baseball card
Buyer gets a bargain on $1.32-million Honus Wagner baseball card

A Honus Wagner baseball card from 1909 was sold this weekend for $1.32 million. Though that is obviously quite a large chunk of change for a tiny piece of cardboard, the most shocking part about the transaction might be that it did not cost the buyer even more. Wagner cards, part of the T206 line issued by the American Tobacco Co. from 1909-11, are extremely rare -- supposedly fewer than 200 were made -- and highly coveted by collectors. Arizona Diamondbacks owner Ken Kendricks is said to have paid $2.8 million for one such card. Another sold for $2.1 million in 2013. The card that sold this weekend is in excellent condition, according to Robert Edwards Auctions....

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