WWE and Goldin partner to auction one-of-one Vince McMahon “Billionaire Bucks” T-shirt and signed billion dollar bill
RUNNEMEDE, N.J., and STAMFORD, Conn. – Goldin, the leading marketplace for trading cards, collectibles and memorabilia, and WWE have partnered to offer a billion dollar bill featuring and signed by Vince McMahon, WWE Chairman & CEO, and a 1-of-1 “Billionaire Bucks” T-shirt through Goldin’s Card & Memorabilia Auction that opens today.
Fans can also bid for a chance to win a tour through WWE’s Warehouse with Triple H as their guide to see one-of-a-kind pieces, including iconic match-worn gear, championship titles and rings from legendary events. A lucky fan will also be able to win two tickets and a behind-the-scenes experience at WrestleMania featuring a meet-and-greet with The Undertaker.
The autographed billion dollar bill and “Billionaire Bucks” T-shirt were created specifically for this auction. An additional unsigned bill and “Billionaire Bucks” T-shirt will be available for auction in-venue at SummerSlam in Las Vegas this Saturday, Aug. 21.
“We are honored to be working with WWE for our first-ever auction featuring fan experiences,” said Ross Hoffman, CEO of Goldin. “WWE has built a brand that is constantly innovating and providing the best to their fans, and we could not be more proud to help provide a new way to engage with their passionate fans. And what better way to do so than to offer experiences with storied WWE Legends Triple H and The Undertaker!”
“Goldin is a clear industry leader, and we believe this is an incredible opportunity to give fans a chance to own a unique piece of SummerSlam history,” said Scott Zanghellini, WWE Senior Vice President, Revenue Strategy & Development.
In addition to the one-of-a-kind experiences, the auction will also feature 7 WWE SummerSlam memorabilia items, such as:
- The barbed wire baseball bat Ric Flair used in his victory against Mick Foley in the “I Quit” match at Summerslam 2006 (LOT 23)
- The shears Brutus “The Barber” Beefcake and Hulk Hogan used in their 1989 match victory against "Macho Man" Randy Savage and Zeus (LOT 24)
- The night stick Big Boss Man used in his match against Koko B. Ware at Summerslam 1988 (LOT 25)
- The Money in the Bank briefcase Randy Orton cashed in on Daniel Bryan to become WWE Champion at SummerSlam 2013 (LOT 26)
- The arena banner used at SummerSlam from 1992-1997 (LOT 27)
- The ring skirt used at SummerSlam from 1989-1997 (LOT 28)
- The ring skirt used at SummerSlam in 1998 (LOT 29)