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1961 Topps Baseball Near Set (571/587)

Lot Number 62

Quantity: Bid Starts: 11/27/2009 12:00:00 
Bid Open: 250.00  Bid Ends: 12/09/2009 23:30:00 
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Description

Presented is a sharp 1961 Topps Baseball near set of (571/587) cards. This difficult-to-complete edition has an approximate condition breakdown of 10% (NM or better), 30% (EX-MT), 30% (EX) and 30% (VG-EX or lesser) with the challenging high numbers displaying similarly. Despite moderate centering issues along with infrequent discoloration, this pleasing near set is ideal for the discerning Topps specialist. Highlights include #2 Maris (EX), #150 Mays (VG), #290 Musial (VG-EX), #300 Mantle (EX), #307 Mantle WS (EX-MT), #344 Koufax (EX-MT), #388 Clemente (EX-MT), #406 Mantle HR (EX-MT), #415 Aaron (EX), #417 Marichal RC (EX), #475 Mantle MVP (EX), #576 Maris AS (EX-MT), #577 Aaron AS (EX-MT), #578 Mantle AS (EX-MT), #579 Mays AS (EX), #586 Ford AS (EX) and #589 Spahn AS (EX). Due to rudimentary factory printing techniques of the age, size variances are present—particularly among the high series. For a complete list of key cards and missing numbers, please visit our website.

#1 Groat (VG-EX), #2 Maris (EX), #10 B. Robinson (EX), #35 Santo RC (EX), #41 Mays/Clemente LL (VG-EX), #44 Mantle/Maris LL (EX), #120 Mathews (EX-MT), #141 B. Williams RC (VG), #150 Mays (VG), #160 Ford (EX-MT), #200 Spahn (EX-MT), #211 Gibson (EX-MT), #228 Yankees Team (VG-EX), #260 Drysdale (GD), #287 Yastrzemski (VG), #290 Musial (VG-EX), #300 Mantle (EX), #307 Mantle WS (EX-MT), #344 Koufax (EX-MT), #350 Banks (EX), #360 F. Robinson (EX), #371 Skowron (EX), #388 Clemente (EX-MT), #401 Ruth 60 HR (EX), #405 Gehrig Streak (EX-MT), #406 Mantle HR (EX-MT), #415 Aaron (EX), #417 Marichal RC (EX), #425 Berra (EX), #429 Kaline (GD), #430 Mazeroski (EX-MT), #443 Snider (VG-EX), #472 Berra MVP (EX), #475 Mantle MVP (EX), #478 Maris MVP (VG), #480 Campanella MVP (EX), #482 Mays MVP (VG-EX), #484 Aaron MVP (EX), #485 Banks MVP (EX), #517 McCovey (VG-EX), #525 Perranoski RC (EX), #542 Twins Team (VG-EX), #554 Pirates Team (EX), #559 Gentile (GD), #563 Cerv (VG-EX), #570 Fox AS (EX-MT), #571 Mazeroski AS (VG-EX), #572 B. Robinson AS (EX), #574 Aparicio AS (VG-EX), #575 Banks AS (VG), #576 Maris AS (EX-MT), #577 Aaron AS (EX-MT), #578 Mantle AS (EX-MT), #579 Mays AS (EX), #580 Kaline AS (EX), #581 F. Robinson AS (EX-MT), #586 Ford AS (EX), #589 Spahn AS (EX);

Missing: #57, 77, 84, 93, 122, 213, 376, 398, 421, 426, 494, 516, 521, 544, #545 Wilhelm, 562  
 
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