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1948 to 1969 Topps and Bowman Card Collection (437)

Starting Bid - $500, Sold For - $3,231

Collection of 437 different Topps and Bowman baseball cards, spanning the years 1948 to 1969, with representation of twenty-seven different issues, highlighted by an extremely high concentration of stars and Hall of Famers, including Ted Williams, Mickey Mantle, Willie Mays, Hank Aaron, Sandy Koufax, Roberto Clemente, and many more. In addition to offering its natural break value for resale, this is truly a collection unto itself! Fifty-two cards have been graded by PSA (41) or SGC (11) as noted. BOWMAN: 1) 1948 (2 cards): #12 Sain (Pr) and 48 (last card of set, Ex). 2) 1949 (7 cards): #13, 14, 47, 57, 72, 105, and 130. Vg overall. 3) 1950 (8 cards): #39 Doby (PSA VG-EX 4), 52, 66, 164, 215, 246, 235, and 252 (last card of set, Vg). Vg-Ex overall. 4) 1951 (7 cards): #27, 34, 66, 143 Kluszewski (Vg), 183 Bauer (Vg-Ex), 250 (PSA EX-MT 6), and 314. Vg overall. 5) 1952 (27 cards): #4 Roberts (Pr), 14 (PSA EX-MT 6), 17 Lopat (Vg), 22, 23 Lemon (Ex), 26, 31, 35 (PSA VG-EX 4), 39, 47, 69, 70 Erskine (Vg-Ex), 71, 72, 92, 126, 128 Newcombe (Vg), 132, 165, 200, 208, 221, 228, 229, 232 Slaughter (Ex), 235, and 252 Crosetti (last card of set, Gd-Vg). Vg-Ex overall. 6) 1953 Color (23 cards): #11, 13, 19, 22, 24, 27, 29, 31, 35, 39, 42, 56, 64, 77, 82, 86, 88, 92 Hodges (PSA VG 3), 94, 104, 119, 139, and 143 Lopez (Vg). Vg to Vg-Ex overall. 7) 1954 (32 cards): #2, 3, 7, 9, 17, 25, 27, 39, 44, 47, 49, 53, 60, 64 Mathews (PSA VG-EX 4), 70, 78, 92, 100, 103, 105, 106, 121, 127, 148, 165, 171, 174, 178, 199, 200, 215, and 216. Vg-Ex overall. 8) 1955 (31 cards): #36, 41, 45, 50, 52, 55, 74, 89 Boudreau (Vg), 92, 96, 97, 99, 104, 118, 145, 153, 160, 164, 169, 171, 182, 185, 191 Lemon (Ex-Mt), 197 Kiner (Ex), 200, 221, 251, 299, 300, 304, and 313. Vg-Ex overall. TOPPS: 9) 1951 Red Backs (5 cards): #13, 17, 19, 47, and 52. Gd overall. 10) 1952 (6 cards): #1 Pafko (SGC Authentic, trimmed), 81, 84, 237, 256, and 310. Vg overall. 11) 1953 (20 cards): #7, 13, 19, 36, 37 Mathews (Gd), 44, 47, 53, 67, 77 Mize (Pr), 84, 94, 97, 119, 151 Wilhelm (PSA EX-MT 6), 164, 205, 214, 254 Roe (Vg), and 264 Woodling (Vg/Vg-Ex). Vg overall (with a few slightly better). 12) 1954 (20 cards): #2, 7 Kluszewski (Vg), 20 Spahn (Ex), 21, 25, 45 Ashburn (PSA VG 3), 47, 50 Berra (PSA VG 3), 53, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 66, 71, 74, 90 Mays (PSA PR 1), 141, and 187 Manush (Vg-Ex). Vg-Ex overall. 13) 1955 (9 cards): #55, 81, 89, 113, 121, 133, 134, 154, and 183. Vg-Ex overall. 14) 1956 (20 cards): #2, 5 Williams (PSA GOOD 2), 10 Spahn (Vg), 28, 30 Robinson (PSA PR 1), 67, 71, 88, 91, 107 Mathews (Ex), 125, 133, 137, 140, 154, 160, 164 Killebrew (PSA EX 5), 180 Roberts (PSA VG-EX+ 4.5), 294, and 331. Vg-Ex overall. 15) 1957 (27 cards): #1 Williams (Gd), 15 Roberts (Ex), 40 Wynn (Ex), 53, 55 Banks (PSA EX 5), 60, 84 (PSA EX-MT 6 [OC]), 92, 95 Mantle (Fr), 96, 104, 120 Lemon (PSA NM 7), 121, 135, 160, 188, 219, 262, 268, 277, 281, 285, 309, 315, 332, 341, and 365. Ex overall. 16) 1958 (36 cards): #1 Williams (Gd), 62 (GAI NM 7), 77, 88 Snider (Ex), 90 Roberts (Ex), 100 Wynn (Vg), 113, 150 Mantle (Fr), 157, 161, 178 Kluszewski (Ex-Mt), 200, 223, 367, 383, 401, 409, 412, 419, 421, 425, 428, 431, 433, 440 Mathews (Ex), 443, 446, 453, 462, 464, 470 (GAI EX-MT 6), 478, 480 Mathews AS (PSA EX 5), 485 Williams AS (EX-MT 6), 487 Mantle AS (Vg), and 494 Spahn AS (Ex). Ex to Ex-Mt overall. 17) 1959 (44 cards): #1 Frick (Vg-Ex), 128, 140, 147, 149, 150 Musial (Vg), 160, 163 Koufax (Fr), 200, 252, 273, 278, 290, 300 Ashburn (Ex), 312 Newcombe (PSA EX-MT 6), 315, 325, 345, 349 Wilhelm (Nr/Mt), 350 Banks (PSA VG-EX 4), 368, 372, 380 Aaron (PSA VG-EX 4), 393, 411, 415 Mazeroski (Ex-Mt), 429, 430 Ford (PSA VG-EX 4), 440, 452 (PSA EX-MT 6), 453 (PSA EX-MT 6), 455 Doby (Nr/Mt), 478 Clemente (Vg-Ex), 482, 483 (2), 485, 497 (PSA NM-MT 8 [OC]), 503, 507, 511, 517, 518, and 544. Grades range from Ex to Nr/Mt (with a few lesser). 18) 1960 (16 cards): #1 Wynn (Ex-Mt), 10 Banks (PSA VG 3), 50 Kaline (Ex), 132 (PSA NM 7), 136 Kaat RC (Ex-Mt), 159, 221, 230, 264 Roberts (Vg-Ex/Ex), 345, 377 Maris (Gd), 502 Bunning (Ex), 505 Kluszewski (PSA EX-MT 6), 559 Aparicio AS (Ex), 560 Banks AS (Vg), and 561 Kaline AS (Vg). Ex overall. 19) 1961 (19 cards): #10 Robinson (PSA EX 5), 20 Roberts (Ex-Mt), 88 Ashburn (Vg-Ex), 120 Mathews (SGC VG/EX 50), 160 Ford (Vg), 177, 260 Drysdale (Ex), 287 Yastrzemski (Vg-Ex), 350 Banks (Ex), 344 Koufax (SGC EX 60), 415 Aaron (SGC VG/EX 50), 440 Aapricio (Ex-Mt), 443 Snider (Ex-Mt), 455 Wynn (Vg), 476, 477 Fox MVP (Ex), 478 Maris MVP (PSA EX 5), 483, and 517 McCovey (Ex). Ex overall. 20) 1962 (7 cards): #28 Minoso (Vg), 30 Mathews (PSA EX-MT 6), 70 Killebrew (Ex-Mt), 85 Hodges (Vg-Ex), 340 Drysdale (PSA EX 5), 385 Wynn (Nr/Mt), and 470 Kaline (Ex). 21) 1963 (4 cards): #68 Snider/Hodges (Ex-Mt), 125 Roberts (irregular cut), 275 Mathews (PSA EX-MT 6), and 458 Lopez (Ex). 22) 1964 (14 cards): #11 (Ex-Mt), 13 Wilhelm (Vg), 50 Mantle (SGC FAIR 20), 89 Powell (Gd-Vg), 120 Drysdale (Ex), 150 Mays (Vg), 155 Snider (PSA EX-MT 6), 182 (Vg-Ex), 210 Yastrzemski (Fr), 230 B. Robinson (Ex-Mt), 250 Kaline (Vg-Ex), 260 F. Robinson (Ex-Mt), 280 Marichal (Vg-Ex), and 380 Ford (Gd). 23) 1965 (7 cards): #15 Roberts (Gd), 130 Kaline (Gd), 170 Aaron (PSA VG+ 3.5), 193 Perry (Ex), 205 Spahn (Nr/Mt), 207 Rose (PSA VG+ 3.5), and 400 Killebrew (PSA EX 5). 24) 1966 (7 cards): #1 Mays (Pr), 36 Hunter (Nr/Mt), 70 Yastrzemski (PSA EX-MT 6), 100 Koufax (SGC VG 40), 200 Mathews (SGC VG/EX 50), 300 Clemente (SGC VG 40), and 365 Maris (PSA VG-EX 4). 25) 1967 (6 cards): #5 Ford (Vg), 210 Gibson (gd), 250 Aaron (SGC VG/EX 50), 355 Yastrzemski (Ex), 422 Wilhelm (Vg), and 456 Niekro (Ex). 26) 1968 (24 cards): #1 (Vg), 27 Hodges (Ex), 30 Torre (Vg), 45 Seaver (Gd), 50 Mays (Pr), 58 Mathews (Vg-Ex), 72 John (Ex), 85 Perry (Fr), 110 Aaron (Vg), 175 (Gd), 200 Cepeda (Vg), 215 Bunning (Vg), 240 Kaline (Vg), 247 Bench RC (Fr), 250 Yastrzemski (Vg-Ex), 257 Niekro (Nr/Mt-Mt), 280 Mantle (PSA EX 5), 290 McCovey (Ex), 294 Schoendienst (Nr/Mt), 300 (Nr/Mt), 369 Yastrzemski AS (Ex), 408 Carlton (Ex), 450 (Ex-Mt), and 575 Palmer (Gd). 27) 1969 (9 cards): #50 Clemente (Ex-Mt), 95 Bench (Fr), 100 Aaron (Ex/Ex-Mt), 200 Gibson (Gd), 355 Niekro (Nr/Mt), 370 Marichal (Vg-Ex), 400 Drysdale (Vg), 440 McCovey (Vg), and 565 Wilhelm (Nr/Mt). Total: 437 cards. Reserve $500. Estimate (open). SOLD FOR $3,231


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