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1952 Bowman Complete Set (252)

Starting Bid - $1,000.00 , Sold For - $5,287.50

92% range from Ex to Ex-Mt (includes some Nr/Mt), 8% lesser. This is a gorgeous medium- to-high-grade complete set of 1952 Bowman, one of the most popular and classic of all baseball card sets. Of the 252 cards in the set, 80 cards (representing an impressive 32% of the set) have been professionally graded and encapsulated by PSA (unless otherwise noted). This is a beautiful and extremely carefully assembled set. Keys: #1 Berra (EX 5), 2 Thomson (EX-MT 6), 4 Roberts (EX-MT 6), 5 Minoso RC (70/30 L/R, otherwise Ex), 8 Reese (trimmed, otherwise Ex), 11 Kiner (NM 7), 17 Lopat (Ex), 21 Fox (SGC EX+ 70), 23 Lemon (30/70 L/R, otherwise Ex), 24 Furillo (Vg-Ex/Ex), 27 Garagiola (75/25 T/B, otherwise Ex), 30 Schoendienst (Ex), 33 McDougald RC (EX-MT 6), 43 Feller (EX 5), 44 Campanella (EX-MT 6), 52 Rizzuto (EX 5), 53 Ashburn (Ex), 75 Kell (80/20 T/B, otherwise Ex-Mt), 80 Hodges (EX 5), 101 Mantle (EX-MT 6), 116 Snider (EX-MT 6), 128 Newcombe (30/70 T/B and L/R, otherwise Ex), 142 Wynn (Vg-Ex/Ex), 145 Mize (EX-MT 6), 146 Durocher (NM 7 [OC]), 156 Spahn (Nr/Mt), 162 Irvin (Vg-Ex/Ex), 196 Musial (EX-MT 6), 217 Stengel (EX 5, 80/20 T/B and L/R), 218 Mays (EX-MT 6, 15/85 L/R with slight diamond cut), 232 Slaughter (Ex), 252 Crosetti (Ex). There are sixy-four additional graded cards : Eight PSA NM 7 (unless otherwise noted): #20, 32 (SGC NM 84), 61 (GAI NM+ 7.5), 108 (GAI NM+ 7.5), 127, 138 (GAI NM 7), 211, and 214. Forty-seven PSA EX-MT 6 (unless otherwise noted): #15, 18 (GAI EX-MT 6), 22 (GAI EX-MT+ 6.5), 29, 34, 38 (GAI EX-MT+ 6.5), 39, 45, 46, 56, 58 (GAI EX-MT 6), 59, 65 Bauer, 67 (GAI EX-MT+ 6.5), 68, 69 Adcock, 79, 87, 93 (GAI EX-MT+ 6.5), 97 (GAI EX-MT+ 6.5), 104, 106, 107 (GAI EX-MT 6), 111, 118, 122, 124, 135, 141, 151, 158 Harris, 160, 175, 182, 183, 188 Dressen, 189 Piersall, 195, 198, 200, 204, 209, 210, 219, 224 (SGC EX/NM 80), 225, and 247 (GAI EX-MT 6). Eight PSA EX 5 (unless otherwise noted): #14 (GAI EX+ 5.5), 54 (GAI EX+ 5.5), 63 (GAI EX 5), 72 (GAI EX+ 5.5), 147 (SGC EX 60), 192 (BVG EX 5), 228 (GAI EX 5), and 242. A very attractive and overall very consistent mid- to high-grade complete set of this classic Bowman issue. The SMR value for just the sixteen key cards graded by PSA (not including the additional 64 graded cards and 172 ungraded cards) is $3,770. Total 252 cards. Reserve $1,000. Estimate $2,000/$4,000+. SOLD FOR $5,287.50


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