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.
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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.READ MORE: Philadelphia Residents 'Getting Swarmed' By Illegal ATVs, Street Bikes Prompts Emergency Meeting With City Leaders
The yearbook is available through Iconic Auctions. Bidding is open for three more days.MORE NEWS: COVID In New Jersey: Gov. Phil Murphy Wants All Schools In State To Have In-Person Instruction
Bidding for the yearbook has exceeded past $4,000. Click here to view the auction.