Rare 1997 Michael Jordan Basketball Card Sells For Record Amount On eBay


An excellent uncommon 1997 Michael Jordan “Precious Metal Gems Green” basketball card has reportedly bought for an astounding $350,100 on eBay. 

According to The Athletic’s Darren Rovell, the 1997 Metal Universe Precious Metal Gems card is now the very best priced basketball card ever bought on eBay.

Rare 1997 Michael Jordan Basketball Card Sells For Record Amount On eBay

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The legendary Jordan card is one in every of solely ten “Emerald” varieties created as a part of the PMG parallel playing cards, which have been uncommon inserts randomly packed inside Metal Universe bins in 1997. Ninety others featured a crimson background, however they’re nowhere as useful because the Emerald card. 


“In the world of buying and selling playing cards this can be a ‘true holy grail’ caliber asset, mentioned Brent Huigens, CEO and Owner of PWCC who bought the cardboard on eBay. “Most superior buyers have by no means seen one earlier than and this was the primary copy we’ve dealt with in 20 years. Arguably probably the most acknowledged and revered trendy buying and selling card on the earth.”

According to reports, the final PMG Emerald Jordan bought privately for a “low six determine value” just a few years in the past. No others have been supplied on the market lately.

The $350,100 value is the most ever bid for a single Jordan card at public public sale and the third costliest basketball card ever bought, based on Sports Collectors Daily.