Before I continue, below are links showing hundreds of examples of forged Mickey Mantle baseballs, photos, etc. found on Ebay (the most dangerous place to buy autographs if you're a casual collector or impulse buyer).
Check out the below laughable and obvious forged Mickey Mantle photo listed by Ebay seller Debsliquidation2014.
Now check out the worthless COA from EMC Sports (Who?).
First, the forged Mickey Mantle photo.
Check out the slab.
Another sham so-called authentication company.
Makes me sick.
the new norm for forgers. Create your own authentication company. The wolf watching the hen house.
That's because they realize there is no consequence for their auctions.
Creating a sham "authentication" company these days is the norm.