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1951 Bowman Partial Set (225/324)

Starting Bid - $500, Sold For - $3,000

21% Nr/Mt, 53% Ex-Mt, 24% Ex, and 2% lesser. Presented is an exceptionally attractive partial set of 1951 Bowman consisting of 225 different cards (out of 325 in the set), highlighted by numerous Hall of Famers and stars, including Ted Williams and the rookie cards of Whitey Ford and Nellie Fox. Ten cards are professionally graded and encapsulated by PSA (all submitted by REA). Keys: #1 Ford RC (EX-MT 6), 2 Berra (EX 5), 3 Roberts (Ex), 7 Hodges (NM 7), 10 Schoendienst (Ex-Mt), 30 Feller ("Authentic," due to evidence of trimming, otherwise Nr/Mt), 32 Snider (NM 7), 46 Kell (Ex+), 50 Mize (Ex+), 53 Lemon (Ex-Mt), 62 Boudreau (Ex-Mt), 78 Wynn (Ex-Mt), 80 Reese (EX-MT 6), 134 Spahn (VG-EX 4), 151 Doby (Ex+), 165 Williams (EX 5), 186 Ashburn ("Authentic," due to altered stock, otherwise Ex-Mt), 198 Irvin RC (Ex), 219 Woodling RC (Ex-Mt), 232 Fox RC (VG-EX 4), 254 Jensen RC (Vg-Ex+), 282 Frisch (Ex), 290 Dickey (Ex-Mt), 306 Piersall RC (Ex+), and 323 Adcock RC (Ex). Missing the following cards for completion: #13, 16, 21, 24-26, 28, 31, 33, 36-38, 41, 44, 51, 56, 58, 63, 65, 73, 81, 83, 89, 103, 108, 113, 116-118, 122, 124, 126, 128, 129, 133, 135-141, 143, 146, 149, 179, 181, 182, 185, 187-189, 194, 195, 197, 200-202, 206, 207, 209, 210, 216, 226, 227, 233, 238, 248, 253 Mantle RC, 255, 257, 260-262, 265-267, 270-272, 278, 279, 288, 289, 292-295, 298, 299, 302, 305 Mays RC, 307, 311, 315, 316, 319, 322, and 324. This is a very consistent and extremely attractive partial set of this classic early 1950s Bowman issue, which provides a tremendous foundation for the assembly of an outstanding mid- to high-grade complete set. The SMR value for just six of the ten graded cards (not including the four cards graded less than EX and also not including the 215 ungraded cards!) is $1,665. Total: 225 cards.

SOLD FOR $3,000


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