The game-worn and autographed Air Jordan 1s, mentioned last week, have just sold for a record amount. Estimated to sell at over $100,000 USD, the pair of MEARS-authenticated sneakers sold almost six times over the estimate for a final price of $560,000 USD.
This announcement comes just in time for the last two episodes of the hit Michael Jordan documentary The Last Dance.
For more sneaker news, Jordan Brand gifts Edison Chen The Last Dance unreleased Centre Court model.
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Slam Dunk! Michael Jordan’s #GameWorn, #Autographed Nike Air Jordan 1s sold in an online auction today for $560,000, setting a new world auction record for any pair of #sneakers – surpassing the previous auction record of $437,500 set at Sotheby’s in July 2019 by the Nike Waffle Racing Flat ‘Moon Shoe’. One of the most important basketball sneakers of all time made exclusively for the legendary NBA #ChicagoBulls player in 1985, the pair was sold to coincide with the final episode of the popular ESPN documentary ‘The Last Dance’, which spotlights the Chicago Bulls and Michael Jordan. ? #SothebysAirJordans #MichaelJordan #TheLastDance #Nike #AirJordan #Jumpman