Archive | January, 2013

Consignment Road Trip | Houston, Louisiana, Denver, New York City, Florida

The consignment deadline for our Spring catalog will be here before you know it.  If you would like to meet with us to discuss a free appraisal of your memorabilia, consigning to an upcoming Grey Flannel auction or selling your item(s) or collection outright, please contact us at (631) 288 -7800 x230 to make an […]

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Auction Has Been Picked Up By Several Major News Outlets

Press coverage of Grey Flannel Auctions’ 7th Annual Basketball Hall of Fame Induction Catalog and its 1976 Gold Medal have gotten the attention of some of the biggest and most prestigious media outlets in the world. Ex-NBA All-Star Walter Davis to auction Olympic gold medal | Going once, going twice … Here’s your chance to […]

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Don Larsen’s Perfect Game Jersey Sells for $756k w. Grey Flannel Photomatching

“When it was over, I was so happy, I felt like crying. I wanted to win this one for Casey. After what I did in Brooklyn, he could have forgotten about me and who would blame him? But he gave me another chance and I’m grateful.” -Don Larsen Oct 8, 1956 On October 8, 1956 […]

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Grey Flannel Auctions, Basketball Hall of Fame renew long-time partnership

Grey Flannel Auctions is proud to announce the renewal of its exclusive partnership agreement with the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Massachusetts. The agreement extends the mutually beneficial arrangement that has existed between the two entities since the early 1990s.  Under the terms of the partnership, Grey Flannel will continue to conduct […]

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Earliest Known Babe Ruth Pinstripes | Sold For: $183k

Lot #1: 4/13/1921 Babe Ruth NY Yankees Opening Day Game-Used Flannel Pants (Multiple Photomatches)(5-for-5 Performance) These are without question the earliest Babe Ruth game-used pinstripe uniform article ever offered, therefore making them quite iconic as the man himself. Inside the rear waistband of these enormous pants is the “A.G. Spalding Bros” manufacturer’s tag. Directly below […]

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Seventh Annual Basketball Hall of Fame Induction Auction

We will be holding our seventh annual live auction at the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass. on Friday, September 7th, 2012. The auction is part of the weekend of ceremonies honoring the new class of Hall of Fame Inductee’s which include Reggie Miller, Don Nelson, Jamaal Wilkes, Phil Knight and several others. Featured […]

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Ten (10x) Game-Used Jersey From The 1991 NBA All-Star Game

Lots 1–9 presented in our September 7th, Basketball Hall of Fame Induction Auction were originally obtained at the NBA charity auction following the 1991All-Star Game in Charlotte, North Carolina. The sale raised more than $78,000 for “Operation Family Shield,” an organization in North Carolina that provided financial assistance for the families of reservists called for […]

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1976 Walter Davis USA Basketball Olympic Gold Medal | Sold For: $108k

The United States had revenge on its mind after the debacle at Munich in the 1972 Summer Games. The ‘76 US basketball team was coached by Dean Smith of the University of North Carolina, and he chose a team heavily laden with players from his own school – Phil Ford, Mitch Kupchak, Tommy LaGarde and […]

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May 30, 2012 Summer Games Catalog

Sandy Koufax, the Dodgers’ left-handed ace and youngest player ever elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame, may have left the mound in 1966, but his career accomplishments are far from forgotten. In Grey Flannel’s May 30 Summer Games Auction, a game-used home jersey from Koufax’s 1965 Cy Young and Championship season attracted intense bidding as it […]

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Kobe Bryant Rookie Debut Game-Used Home Jersey | Sold For: $115k+

Kobe Bean Bryant has fans of ALL creeds worldwide. Think about the fact that he ranked #1 on the NBA’s list of jersey sales this year (based on sales outside the US from the 2011-12 season) and that this Rookie Kobe Bryant game used jersey just sold for $115,242 which is the record (far and away) […]

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