A pair of basketball legend Michael Jordan’s famous Air Jordan sneakers from his rookie season have sold at auction for $US152,500 ($197,250), as the star item in Sotheby’s first international dedicated sneaker sale.
- The Jordan sneakers sold alongside pairs from NBA legends including Shaquille O’Neal
- A pair of Kanye West sneakers recently broke auction records
- Auction house Sotheby’s says sneaker sales are attracting a new market
Seen as a niche interest 10 years ago, sneakers are now…