Record-Breaking! Jay-Z signed trading card fetches a little over $100,000 at auction


If you’re a mega-star like Jay-Z, your insignia can fetch thousands! And proving so is a recent sale of a trading card signed by the celebrity. We’re talking about the 2005 Topps Chrome JAY-Z 1/1 Superfractor autograph that has garnered a whopping $105,780!


Sold by Goldin Auctions, the previous bid for the card of $2,200 USD has now increased to a six-figure number, much to the surprise of the trading community. The collectible showcases the rapper in a three-piece gray suit along with the words ‘Signs of Stardom’ inscribed on it. It bears his signature onto a metallic strip on the right-hand bottom.

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The card further bears a Mint 9 Grading and is rightly touted to be a one-off memorabilia piece. According to Goldin Auctions, its selling price marks a record for any non-sports or non-trading-card-game card at auction. The company has also sold cards featuring MLB star Ronald Acuña Jr. and NBA icons, including Michael Jordan, LeBron James, and the late Kobe Bryant.

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While the buyer’s details are unknown, we’re sure he/she sits proud and happy with the autographed Jay-Z trading card for now!

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