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Lot # 774 (of 1727)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1972 Topps PSA-Graded Complete Set: #3 PSA Set Registry! (9.20 GPA) 173 GEM MINT 10s, 614 MINT 9s!!!

Starting Bid - $15,000, Sold For - $38,188

Presented is an absolutely incredible ultra high-grade complete set of 1972 Topps baseball cards. This is a miracle set! All 787 cards have been graded and encapsulated by PSA. Included are an astounding 173 GEM MT 10s and 614 Mint 9s. This is without question the finest set we have ever offered of this classic early 1970s Topps issue. In fact, as incredible as it sounds, this is the highest-graded traditional Topps set we have ever offered from any year ever. This set is listed on the PSA Set Registry. It is the third-highest graded set on the All-Time Finest list. The PSA weighted Grade Point Average is an incredible 9.20. This classic set features all the stars of the era, but in many cases more than once, as so many stars appear again in special in-action cards. The grades for the entire set can easily be accessed online on the PSA Set Registry under "REA 2010." The PSA grades are as follows: 173 GEM MT 10: including #270 Palmer (HOF), 325 Stottlemyre, 341 Torre, 440 B. Williams IA (HOF), 709 Kaat, 711 Bonds, and 753 McLain TR. 614 MINT 9: including #37 Yastrzemski (HOF), 38 Yastrzemski IA (HOF), 49 Mays (HOF), 50 Mays IA (HOF), 51 Killebrew (HOF), 79 Fisk RC (HOF), 80 Perez (HOF), 100 F. Robinson (HOF), 130 Gibson (HOF), 132 Morgan (HOF), 200 Brock (HOF), 241 Fingers (HOF), 280 McCovey (HOF), 299 Aaron (HOF), 300 Aaron IA (HOF), 309 Clemente (HOF), 310 Clemente IA (HOF), 313 Aparicio (HOF), 330 Hunter (HOF), 420 Carlton (HOF), 433 Bench (HOF), 434 Bench IA (HOF), 435 Jackson (HOF), 436 Jackson IA (HOF), 441 Munson, 442 Munson IA, 445 Seaver (HOF), 446 Seaver IA (HOF), 447 Stargell (HOF), 498 B. Robinson (HOF), 510 T. Williams (HOF), 550 B. Robinson (HOF), 559 Rose, 560 Rose IA, 595 Ryan (HOF), 600 Kaline (HOF), 686 Garvey, 695 Carew (HOF), 696 Carew IA (HOF), 699 Murcer, 751 Carlton TR (HOF), 752 Morgan TR (HOF), 754 F. Robinson TR (HOF), 760 Mazeroski (HOF), and 761 Oglive/Cey RC. Many of these cards are the highest or second-highest graded examples in the PSA Population Report. This set has been assembled with great care over a period of many years, with a concern for all factors including centering. The emphasis on spectacular condition is evident throughout. This is a simply amazing ultra high-grade complete set. One of the finest complete sets ever assembled of this (or any) classic Topps issue. The total SMR value for the individual cards is $64,626. Total 787 cards. Reserve $15,000. Estimate $30,000++. SOLD FOR $38,188


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