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Lot # 464 (of 1641)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1933 R338 Sport Kings Partial Set Including Ty Cobb and Babe Ruth (33 of 48)

Starting Bid - $1,000, Sold For - $5,036

Collection of thirty-three of the forty-eight cards which comprise this classic multisport 1930s prewar gum issue, highlighted by Ty Cobb and Babe Ruth, the two key cards to this popular series. This sharp-looking group includes many highlights (both in terms of condition and key subjects) and represents 69% of a complete set of these popular classics. Each card has been graded and encapsulated by SGC. SGC Condition Report: Five EX/NM 80: #10, 11, 14, 26, and 40. Three EX+ 70: #17 Dempsey, 22 Sarazen, and 46. Six EX 60: #4 Grange, 13, 23, 29 Bailey, 47, and 48 Seppala (last card in set). Twelve VG/EX 50: #3 Holman, 5 Wachter, 7, 8 Hagen, 12, 16 Tilden, 18 Tunney, 20 Kahanamoku, 27 Turner, 37, 41, and 45 Didrickson. Five VG 40: #2 Ruth, 6 Thorpe, 9, 15, and 24 Morenz. Two GOOD 30: #1 Cobb and 42 Hubbell. This is a very attractive mid- to high-grade partial set of one of the most popular 1930s issues. The equivalent SMR value for the assigned grades is $5,840. Total: 33 cards. Reserve $1,000. Estimate $2,000/$4,000+. SOLD FOR $5,036


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