Game sneaker of the legendary basketball player Michael Jordan sold at auction Sotheby’s for 560 thousand dollars, according to the website of the auction.
Sneakers were made for the six-time champion of the NBA in 1985. Each of them has a signed basketball. The auction house expected that the lot will be evaluated and purchased at 100-150 thousand.
A game-worn pair of Nike sneakers from Michael Jordan’s glory days sell for a record https://t.co/yTlaMOzWwr
— Bloomberg (@business) May 17, 2020
According to Bloomberg, Jordan shoes sold for a record amount. In 2019 a pair of shoes, made in 1972, was sold at Sotheby’s auction for 437,5 thousand dollars.
Jordan six-time champion of the NBA in “Chicago” and is a double Olympic champion (1984, 1992).