The popular and hard-to-pull Precious Metal Gems inserts continue to see record sales prices. The Red and Green parallels from the 1997-98 Metal Universe set remain red hot, while gems from other sets are drawing increased collector attention. Here are three recent notable sales: 1. 1997-98 Metal Universe Precious Metal Gems #119 John Stockton – $2,222 This sale continues a trend of superstar player Gems selling for $1,000+ in raw or graded NM+ to NM/MT+ condition. Simply put – many of these cards have not appeared on the market in some time. So when they do pop up, they are…

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Steve Dalton

Steven enjoys his job tracking and reporting on the basketball card market for Beckett Media. His other interests include comic book speculation and investing, kaiju movies and collectibles, and UK basketball.

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