Card Values

Discussion in 'Footy Cards' started by philcara16, Sep 20, 2012.

  1. philcara16

    philcara16 Premiership Player

    Brisbane Lions
    Other teams:
    Dayne Beams
    Oct 3, 2007
    First time venturing onto this board, has made me wonder about a few collections I have.

    I have full sets of 2005 and 2007 Herald Sun footy card albums about 1/2 of 2006 and most of 2004. All these cards are in the original albums. Will these be worth anything in the future?

    Would anyone know the value of the following:

    - Paul Kelly 1995 Brownlow Medalist Select card (1996) (MC1)
    - Tony Lockett BnF (1996) (B&F15)
    - Glen Jakovich BnF (1996) (B&F16)
    - Most Courageous - Marcus Ashcroft - AFLPA (1994) (106)
    - Most Valuable - Wayne Carey - AFLPA (1994) (98)
    - Corey McKernan - AFLPA (1994) (15)
    - Coca Cola Team Classics - Alastair Lynch (2/16) and Wayne Carey (12/16) both (1995)
    - 1996 Select Rising Star cards - eg. Andrew McLeod, Aussie Jones, Brad Johnson, Scott Camporale, Micky O'Laughlin.
    - 1995 Select Game Breaker cards eg. Alastair Lynch, Greg Williams.
    - 1996 Select All Australian Cards -eg. Gary Lyon, Darren Jarman, Paul Kelly, Nicky Winmar, Michael Long, Craig Bradley.
    - Select player cards from 1996.

    Thanks guys.

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  2. Better Loosen Up

    Better Loosen Up Club Legend

    North Melbourne
    Jan 2, 2009
    The best way to find out what those cards are worth is to go onto ebay and do a search on them using the "completed listings" in "advanced" options.

    In terms of the Herald Sun sets having value in the future, it all comes down to the total circulation of those cards. Obviously the more there are out there, the less they are worth.

    The value of the cards in future will also depend on the health of the card collecting market and the significance of the card as well. At the end of the day, they are only worth what someone is willing to pay for them.

    These days the rarer cards are numbered (eg. autographed cards). These numbered cards are likely to be worth more in the future than a non numbered card because there is a record of its original circulation.

    Hope this helps
  3. Wastin time

    Wastin time Debutant

    Sep 27, 2012
    G'day guys
    I have a framed collection of old Footy cards from the nth melb Footy club , it's a collection of some of their great players Inc - Les Foote , Roos glendinning , McCann , Dench a few more upto Wayne Carey. just wondering if anyone knows if this could be worth anything? I've had it for around 12-15yrs.
  4. DaZorko

    DaZorko Team Captain

    Brisbane Lions
    Aug 26, 2012
    Gary Ablett signed 1995 all Australian card, what would that go for ?
  5. Better Loosen Up

    Better Loosen Up Club Legend

    North Melbourne
    Jan 2, 2009
    Getting a card signed yourself doesn't really increase the value of the card that greatly. In fact for set collectors, the card becomes worthless.

    Autographed cards are worth more when they are apart of a numbered print run and authenticated.
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  6. Better Loosen Up

    Better Loosen Up Club Legend

    North Melbourne
    Jan 2, 2009
    Impossible to say exactly. It would really come down to what someone is prepared to pay for it.

    Obviously each card would have it's own individual value so that would be a start in terms of a base value.
  7. Rooboy 96

    Rooboy 96 Brownlow Medallist

    North Melbourne
    Apr 3, 2000

    unless you find a collector that is interested in signed cards, then it increases the value, I use to sell on ebay and when a full common set sold for around $4 and single signed card could fetch up to $10.
  8. Spuddd

    Spuddd Senior List

    Oct 3, 2011
    Bought a whole heap of footy cards recently, and only got 2 cards of note. They are from the select 2013 champion collection.

    I have a Trent Cotchin -best and fairest card (on ebay for $15) and
    an Eddie Betts - 150 games card ($10) on ebay

    Anyone interested in these? I'd be willing to sell for below the ebay prices if anyone is interested.

    PM me
  9. Franklinmouse

    Franklinmouse Rookie

    Nov 6, 2013
    North Melbourne
    How much would a full set of 2013 draft prospects be worth, what do we think?
  10. Deathray

    Deathray Senior List

    Other teams:
    Seattle Supersonics
    Oct 7, 2013
    Spuddd I'd give you 5 cents for the Eddie Betts card, make it 10 cents if it features a bad teenage moustache.
  11. mtooler

    mtooler Club Legend

    Feb 5, 2012
    East Maitland

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  12. CrazyDon

    CrazyDon Senior List

    Jul 6, 2014
    I have a signed Dyson Heppell Rookie card. Was one of just over 100 IIRC
  13. Marc van Diemen

    Marc van Diemen Draftee

    St Kilda
    Jul 12, 2014
    How about this one
    So.... my 10 year old, who does minor shopping at the grocery store using my debit card, has also (for the last 6 weeks) been buying the 2014 Teamcoch AFL footy cards (without my permission) for a total amount of $983 and was hiding them at a friends house. The Newsagent in Adelaide denies any responsibility (trying to say it's normal and OK for a 10 year to buy BOXES at a time?). What to do with the 1000's of cards that are no use to me (including 100's of silver, gold, footy pointers, Magic/Star wildcards)
  14. stimpy870

    stimpy870 Senior List

    Feb 28, 2012
    Western Sydney
    Ebay The crap outta them, you wont make back all the money but at least you will get something. Particularly the Magic/Star cards are 20-30$ each
  15. umop apisdn

    umop apisdn Draftee

    Other teams:
    Phildelphia 76ers, Perth Scorchers
    Aug 7, 2014
    I have these cards in my collection and am looking to sell them on ebay. Would be interested to know roughly how much they would be worth
    • Complete Herald Sun Footy Cards Set (Special Cards included) (2007, 2008, 2009, 2012)
    • 2009 Select AFL Champions Cameron Ling Autograph Card
    • 20 X AFL Team Coach Cards from 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007
    • 20 X 2008 AFL Team Coach Cards
    • 20 X 2009 Select AFL Champions Cards
    • 2 X 2007 Select Champions Silver Cards
    • 10 X Herald Sun Footy Icons Cards
    • 20 X Mark Knight Cartoon Cards
    • 3 X 2004 Hawthorn Select Conquest Cards
    • 15 X 2005 Herald Sun Footy Cards
    • 2 X 2001 Select Cards
    • 80 X 2006 Heraald Sun Footy Cards
    They are all in good condition

    Would be greatly appreciated
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  16. Superstar swan

    Superstar swan Brownlow Medallist

    Jun 16, 2012
    Looking forward to the new select certified cards coming soon
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  17. mtooler

    mtooler Club Legend

    Feb 5, 2012
    East Maitland
    It will be the best release in a decade.
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  18. Fryer Tuck

    Fryer Tuck Norm Smith Medallist

    Other teams:
    Leicester, Vixens
    Jan 13, 2015
    If you're able to specify what exactly of the Teamcoach cards you do have, I can give you a rough idea.
  19. Freofalcon

    Freofalcon Brownlow Medallist

    Other teams:
    West Perth, Hajduk Split, West Ham
    Jun 20, 2011
    Out Fishing
  20. nickmurphy25

    nickmurphy25 Draftee

    Sep 22, 2008
    hi there my name is nick i was wondering if u could help me out I have a Tony modra autograph card adelaide crows 95 card perfect condition. also a autograph ben hurt card perfect condition. i also have a andrew McLeod select norm smith medal card. also have a Gary ablett Sr card select 88 perfect condition could u maybe tell me how much each card could be worth

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