Last week a pennant from the 1911 Vanderbilt Cup Race held in Savannah, Georgia was sold on eBay for $5,778.
The seller noted the rare pennant "was found yesterday in an attic trunk in New Jersey. Wonderful condition. No tears, no holes."
A total of 23 people participated in the auction for the 29 inch pennant. Two people bid over $5,678 for the item.