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1963 Fleer Complete Set with Checklist (67)
Starting Bid - $500.00, Sold For - $3,258.75
Exceptional high-grade set with 57% Nr/Mt-Mt (with a few better) and 43% Nr/Mt. The 1963 Fleer set is considered by many to be among the most attractive as well as significant issues of the early 1960s. These cards have long been a special favorite of collectors, and with good reason: They are far rarer than Topps issues from the era; they are unusual; they have a great significance to the history of the "bubble-gum card wars"; and the set is relatively small and includes so many great stars from the golden era of the early 1960s. The facts that this set is very challenging to collect in high grad, and has a rare checklist card which is extremely difficult to find in high grade give this set a mystique and all-the-greater appeal to serious collectors. 1963 Fleer are never going out of style with advanced collectors. This is one of the premier sets of the 1960s. We have selected three cards to be graded by PSA. Keys: #4 B. Robinson (Nr/Mt), 5 Mays (EX 5), 8 Yastrzemski (Nr/Mt), 32 Santo (Nr/Mt), 41 Drysdale (Nr/Mt-Mt), 42 Koufax (MINT 9), 43 Wills RC (Nr/Mt+), 45 Spahn (Nr/Mt-Mt), 46 Adcock (Nr/Mt+), 56 Clemente (MINT 9), 59 Mazeroski (Nr/Mt-Mt), 61 Gibson (Nr/Mt-Mt), 64 Cepeda (Nr/Mt), and Checklist (unchecked, Nr/Mt). This particular set originates from an original-owner collection in phenomenal high-grade and free of many of the centering issues common to this issue. Very crisp, sharp, and attractive complete set of this extremely popular and scarce early 1960s issue. The total SMR value for just the three graded cards (not including the 64 ungraded cards!) is $1,795. Total: 67 cards. Reserve $500. Estimate $1,000/$2,000+. SOLD FOR $3,258.75
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