● This offering represents a Wilt Chamberlain 1961 Fleer Rookie card.
● Graded Mint 9 by PSA, this card is a POP 31 with 3 graded higher out of 1,224 examples graded.
●Far and away the key card in the iconic 1961 set, according to the PSA Guide, the 1961 Fleer Wilt Chamberlain “is the only recognized rookie card of the most dominant basketball player to ever play the game.”
● The 1961 Fleer Chamberlain is highly condition sensitive, typically struggling with print and poor centering. General wear and chipping are also very common in cards from this period, finding high grade examples is becoming increasingly difficult in today’s market.
● The 1961 Fleer Wilt Chamberlain PSA 9 recorded a record high when it sold for $400,000 in February 2021. Another PSA 9 most recently sold for $150,000 in December of 2020 via Heritage Auctions, up from a previous high of $85,000 in September of 2020 via PWCC.
● The consignor is retaining $99,900 of equity in the offering.