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1968 Topps Complete Set (598)
Starting Bid - $500, Sold For - $1,410
Grades 95% Ex to Nr/Mt (averaging Ex-Mt), 5% slightly lesser grades. Highlighted by the rookie cards of Hall of Fame members Nolan Ryan and Johnny Bench, this set also includes the extremely popular “combo” cards featuring more than one player, with #480 Superstars (with Roberto Clemente), #490 Superstars (Harmon Killebrew, Mickey Mantle, and Willie Mays), and #530 Bird Belters (Frank and Brooks Robinson). We have selected six cards to be graded by SGC and one was already graded by GAI. Keys: #20 B. Robinson (Ex), 45 Seaver (Ex), 50 Mays (SGC NM 84), 80 Carew (Nr/Mt), 100 Gibson (Ex), 110 Aaron (SGC EX/NM 80), 145 Drysdale (GAI NM 7), 150 Clemente (SGC NM/MT 88), 177 Ryan RC (SGC NM 84), 230 Rose (Ex-Mt), 240 Kaline (Ex-Mt), 247 Bench RC (80/20 L/R, otherwise Nr/Mt), 250 Yastrzemski (Ex), 280 Mantle (SGC EX + 70), 330 Maris (Ex), 355 Banks (Nr/Mt), 480 Manager's Dream (Ex), 490 Superstars (SGC EX/NM 80), 500 F. Robinson (Ex), 520 Brock (Ex), 528 Tigers (Ex), 530 Bird Belters (Ex-Mt), and 575 Palmer (25/75 L/R, otherwise Ex). Very sharp, clean, crisp overall Nr/Mt set with the usual number of mostly minor centering problems. This is a sharp-looking set. Total 598 cards. Reserve $500. Estimate $1,000/$1,500. SOLD FOR $1,410
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