1979-1985 Topps Wacky Packages Uncut Sheet Collection (12 sheets)
Starting Bid - $200, Sold For - $705
When Wacky Packages were issued by Topps in the early 1970s, kids went wild. Whether it was the times, as youngsters became more enlightened to the manipulations of Madison Avenue, or the amusing irreverence of the artwork, the set struck a chord with the youth of America which continues to this day. Offered is a collection of twelve uncut production sheets of Topps Wacky Packages, issued from 1979 to 1985. The large production sheets (28.5 x 43 inches) each have a total of 132 cards with printed puzzle reverses. Consists of: 1) Six 1979 First Series (#1-66) with Gadzooka Bubble Gum puzzle on the backs. 2) Three 1980 Fourth Series (#199-264) with Real Garbage Candy puzzle on the backs. 3) Three 1985 (#1-44) with Beastball and Batzooka puzzle on the backs. The sheets are in Excellent condition (except one Vg) with typical minor edge and corner wear; the interior stickers are Near Mint. Total 12 sheets. From the Sy Berger Collection. Reserve $200. Estimate $400/$800.
SOLD FOR $705