LeBron James 'Exquisite Collection' Signed RPP Rookie Card Sells for $450,000August 23, 2020
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A signed LeBron James rookie card sold for $450,000 at auction Saturday.
The "Exquisite Collection" Rookie Patch Parallel card is the second sold this summer. A different card sold at auction for $1.8 million in July, smashing the record for the a modern sports card.
This card was expected to go for a lower price because of its lower grade. The record-setting card was given a 9.5/10 grade, whereas this one is an 8.5/10.
There are only 23 Exquisite Collection cards in circulation. This card is serialized as No. 16.