VIDEO: The Holy Grail of baseball cards – Honus Wagner T206 (and a book recommendation)

Anyone serious about collecting baseball cards knows the importance of the T206 Honus Wagner considered by many the “Holy Grail” of baseball cards.

But here’s a great video below that’s entertaining and informative, shedding light on the history of the infamous card and the controversy surrounding it. As Keith Olbermann notes in the video, “There’s something Mona Lisa like to this card.”

Take the next 15 minutes to view the video.

And if you want to go more in depth, here’s a recommended book on “history’s most desired baseball card” called The Card by Michael O’Keeffe and Teri Thompson.

CK

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