By CBS3 Staff

BALA CYNWYD, Pa. (CBS) – A piece of memorabilia showcasing the late Kobe Bryant’s local roots is now on the auction block. It’s a yearbook from Bala Cynwyd Middle School, and it features an inscription from Kobe.

He writes to a classmate, “In a few years you probably will be dunking on me… Not!! How bout those Lakers!”

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Kobe signed it, along with his number 24, which he wore during his time at Bala Cynwyd Middle School and during part of his career with the Los Angeles Lakers.

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The yearbook is available through Iconic Auctions. Bidding is open for three more days.

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Bidding for the yearbook has exceeded past $4,000. Click here to view the auction.