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    1990's Michael Jordan Single Signed Basketball from the Robert C. Scarpetti Collection. Beautiful Spalding "NBA Indoor/Outdoor" basketball is signed "Best Wishes, Michael Jordan" on the panel directly above Spalding. The autograph is signed in vintage 10/10 black sharpie and the ball is Mint. The "best wishes" sentiment form Mike is a tough find in this format and, as such, tends to be a favorite among collectors. Letter of provenance from Robert Scarpetti.

    Note: PSA/DNA declined to authenticate this autograph, but this lot will be accompanied by a notarized letter of provenance from Robert Scarpetti, a former Chicago police detective who served as part of Jordan's six-man security detail for the entirety of his career with the Chicago Bulls (1984-95). Scarpetti attests that he personally witnessed Jordan sign this item.


    More Information: The Robert C. Scarpetti Collection

    Robert Scarpetti is a retired Chicago police detective who was part of Michael Jordan’s personal six-man security detail from his 1984-85 Rookie of the Year season through 1995. Over the years, Bob and Michael became close friends and Scarpetti even appeared in the 2020 ten-part documentary, "The Last Dance." The items offered in this collection were obtained by Scarpetti directly from Michael Jordan and have been in his possession for over twenty years. Each will come with a letter of provenance signed by Bob Scarpetti.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2020
    10th-13th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 13
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