How To Spot A Fake Michael Jordan 86-87 Fleer Rookie

The Michael Jordan 1986-87 Fleer Rookie card is one of the most forged cards on today’s market.  Below are the ways that you can spot a fake.  Remember that the only way to be 100% sure its real is if you buy one that is graded and/or certified.

Above, the genuine logo shows the white of each of the bull’s eyes.  On the right eye on the fake below it is almost filled in.




The fake “Fleer Premier” logo above is a poor copy of the genuine logo below.







The above photo shows the small print dots filling in the white area of Jordan’s name, team and position on a fake.  The photo below shows the same area on a real copy, showing the clean white text.