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1968 Topps Complete Set (598)
Starting Bid - $500, Sold For - $5,333
75% ranges from Ex-Mt to Nr/Mt-Mt (averaging Nr/Mt), 25% Ex (includes a few slightly lesser). Highlighted by the rookie cards of HOFers Nolan Ryan and Johnny Bench, the 1968 Topps 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). Ten cards have been graded and encapsulated by PSA. Keys: #20 B. Robinson (Nr/Mt), 45 Seaver (Ex-Mt), 50 Mays (PSA NM 7), 80 Carew (Ex), 100 Gibson (Ex-Mt), 110 Aaron (PSA NM 7), 150 Clemente (PSA NM 7), 177 Ryan RC (PSA NM-MT 8 oc), 230 Rose (Ex), 240 Kaline (Nr/Mt), 247 Bench RC (PSA NM-MT 8), 250 Yastrzemski (Nr/Mt), 280 Mantle (PSA NM 7), 330 Maris (Ex-Mt), 355 Banks (Nr/Mt), 408 Carlton (Ex-Mt), 480 Manager's Dream (PSA NM-MT 8), 490 Superstars (PSA NM-MT 8), 500 F. Robinson (Nr/Mt), 520 Brock (Nr/Mt-Mt), 528 Tigers (PSA NM-MT 8), 530 Bird Belters (PSA NM-MT 8), and 575 Palmer (Nr/Mt). Very sharp, clean, crisp overall Nr/Mt set with the usual number of mostly minor centering problems. This is a very sharp-looking set! The SMR value on just nine graded cards (not including the one qualified rookie card of Ryan and the 588 ungraded cards) is $1,225. Total: 598 cards. Reserve $500. Estimate $1,000/$2,000. SOLD FOR $5,333
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